Home > Careers with Nugent > Vacancies > Child Care Worker

Child Care Worker

Nugent House Residential Special School and Children’s Home caters for boys between the ages of 7 and 19, who display Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties. We also provide care for children who have learning disabilities and/or on the Autism Spectrum.

We are currently recruiting for:

CHILD CARE WORKERS – Predominately nights Job Ref 8062/NHS

Location: Wigan, Billinge             Salary of £16,588 to £21,693 (pending on qualifications and experience)

Are you able to manage extremely challenging situations whilst maintaining high levels of empathy and understanding? Do you have the resilience to continually reach out to children and young people who can demonstrate abusive and aggressive behaviour?

We are looking to recruit experienced Child Care Workers with relevant residential expertise, to join our existing team.

Diploma Level 3 for the Children and Young People’s Workforce is required (or equivalent) or a willingness to undertake this which is funded via Nugent’s accredited assessment centre.

We have a number of opportunities available including permanent and relief positions.

What we offer:

  • Pension & Life Assurance Scheme
  • A comprehensive induction programme with ongoing training and development
  • Career Progression opportunities
  • Access to 24 hour Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff discount scheme
  • DBS Certificate and update service subscription

To apply please download the application pack below and send completed application to HR@nugentcare.org or for postal applications please call our 24 hour recruitment line on 0151 261 2040 to request an application pack.

Closing date for the completed applications – 5pm on Wednesday 25th July 2018

Interviews to be held the week commencing – week commencing the 6th August 2018

Please Note – This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Nugent actively promotes the safeguarding of vulnerable adults, young people and children


Support the work we do with Vulnerable People

We are an established 135 year old charity based in Liverpool, providing a diverse range of support to vulnerable adults and children within the North West area through our schools, care homes, community and social work services and social enterprise. You can donate to help us help more people.

Donate Online

Nugent - a voice for the voiceless.