Residential Child Care Worker
Must be aged 18+
Job Details inc hours and wage
We believe that Keys Group is an EPIC place to work. We are one of the largest providers of residential childcare in the UK.
We’re looking to recruit Residential Child Care Workers in Stockport.
We work with, for and alongside children and young people in residential settings who need a kind, caring and fun place to live despite the challenges they may bring.
The children and young people we look after let us know when we’re getting things right and our psychologically informed care planning and intervention (PICI) pathway helps us prove it to others.
Job spec in brief
Ability to engage with young people in a positive way
Sense of humour
Self -motivated and a positive nature
Sensitive and reflective
Honesty and reliability
Ability to listen and empathise
Knowledge & Skiils
Effective communication skills: recording and report writing and verbal communication.
Awareness of non-verbal communication i.e. eye contact and personal space etc.
A professional and caring value base i.e. consistency and empathy
Qualifications & Training
Be committed to completing QCF level 3 award in Health & Social Care (Children) within 12 months of registration.
This is a statutory requirement for all employees wishing to work in childcare.
Sleeping in duties
Willing to work additional hours to cover sickness and holidays and to work in other homes within your area.
Willing to work Bank Holidays & Christmas Holidays
Have good medical health
Access to a voluntary benefits including discounts at cinemas, restaurants and retail establishments
Enhanced DBS Check paid for by Keys Group
Job description in full attached.
Referral Arrangements and Opportunity Numbers if applicable
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