Residential Child Care Worker

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 29/11/2023 23:59
Grade 5 - £28,770 to £31,364 per annum,
Plus 10% alternating shift allowance, Shift work following as rota pattern including evenings, weekends and sleep ins (payabl
Job Category:
Social Care - Children Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Edge of Care Hub
Number of posts:
Closing date:
29 Nov
Further Information
Residential Child Care Worker
Grade 5 - £28,770 to £31,364 per annum, Plus 10% alternating shift and sleep in allowance,

Shift work following as rota pattern including evenings, weekends and sleep ins (payable at £39.24 per sleep in).

This is an exciting opportunity for you to join our teams providing homes for our children and embed a strong team ethos and therapeutic approach.

We are looking for enthusiastic, tenacious and motivated Residential Child Care Workers with experience of working with children and young people. In return you will receive appropriate training opportunities as part of your continuous professional development.

This post is exempt from the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Applicants must be over 21, to comply with Children’s Homes Regulations.

If you have any questions about the vacancy or would like an informal discussion with one of the managers, please email peoplesupport@togetherforchildren.org.uk

Hear from some of our Residential Child Care Workers, who tell us more about what the role involves and what they like most about working in our Children's Homes. https://youtu.be/xTkMvPMbs_w

Together for Children is committed to developing and retaining a workforce that is representative of the diverse local communities that we support across Sunderland. We’re striving to build an inclusive workplace culture where all employees feel valued and diversity is celebrated by everyone.

As part of this commitment, we work collaboratively with our established employee networks: • Accessibility Network • LGBTQ+ Network • Racial Equality Network

We welcome and encourage job applications from candidates regardless of their age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief or race, and background. As well as an attractive and competitive salary, other benefits of working for Together for Children include agile working arrangements, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and a flexi-time scheme. A comprehensive health and wellbeing programme is also on offer to all employees. If you have a disability please do reach out to our Accessibility Network Chair to hear how we can support you during the recruitment process and if you are successful, in the workplace’ peoplesupport@togetherforchildren.org.uk
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This job is closed for applications.