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Child Care Workers

Do you share our values and want to make a difference to children’s lives?

We invite you to come and join our dedicated teams in our children’s services and develop your career with Nugent.

Our Children’s services provide care through our Residential homes and Secure Centre. We provide a supportive environment in each establishment so that our Children and Young People can begin to develop self-respect and self-confidence.

Nugent House Residential Children’s Home, Billinge, Nr Wigan 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.

  • Annual salary of £17,085 – £22,127 per annum

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

The role of Child Care Worker will involve managing extremely challenging situations whilst maintaining high levels of empathy and understanding. You must have resilience to support children and young people who can demonstrate abusive and aggressive behaviour.  We will provide you with a comprehensive induction programme, all the necessary training you need and support you to fulfil your career goals.

  • Annual salary of £20,215- £22,127 per annum plus an annual secure allowance and weekend enhancements

Our benefits include:

  • Pension & Life Assurance Scheme
  • Fully funded Diploma Level 3 In Childcare via Nugent’s accredited assessment centre
  • Career Progression opportunities
  • Family friendly policies
  • Free DBS Certificate and update service subscription

You can download the application form and all relevant information at the bottom of this page. You can also email HR@nugentcare.org for further details and an application pack.

Closing date for the completed applications – 1st April 2019

Interviews to be held the week commencing 15th April 2019

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

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