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Child Care Worker

Marydale Lodge within St Catherine’s Centre- St Helens provides secure accommodation with education for young people aged 10 to 18 years.

CHILD CARE WORKERS- 39 hours per week (job ref 7081/STC)

Salary of £18,431 (£9.06ph)-£21,693 (10.66ph)

Do you want a rewarding career creating positive outcomes for children and young people within a care environment?

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, preferably within secure accommodation, 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, temporary and relief positions.

What we can offer you:

  • Group Personal Pension Scheme & Life Assurance Scheme
  • A comprehensive induction Programme with ongoing training and development
  • Regular supervisions and annual appraisal scheme
  • Career Progression opportunities
  • Access to 24 hour Employee Assistance Programme & Staff discount scheme 

You can download the application form and all relevant information at the bottom of this page.

Please Note – This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check. Applicants will be required to join the DBS update service upon notification of a successful interview. The cost of this will be reimbursed upon commencement of employment.

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