Senior Child Care Worker- Marydale Secure Unit
St Catherine’s is a nationwide resource providing both secure and open facilities for young people aged between 10 and 17. Our primary function is to offer protection to young people when they are in crisis and provide a supported pathway for the future
We are currently recruiting for: Senior Child Care Worker
Hours of work: 38 hours per week
Job Ref: 0013/STC
Location of role: St Helens, Merseyside
As a Senior Child Care Worker you will supervise our care team and assist with the routine of our Young Persons. You will provide direction to our staff during shifts, complete observations reports in line with risk management and ensure that the on-call manager is kept up to date with any incidents that occur.
The successful candidate will be a driven individual who is passionate to support and improve our secure unit. You will provide essential support to all, be a dedicated team member and have the ability to handle strenuous situations.
The successful candidate will hold a Level 4 Diploma in Care or currently working towards this (or equivalent) and have experience of managing challenging behaviour.
This role will include waking night and weekend shifts.
What we offer:
- Salary of £22,850- £25,150 per annum
- Group Personal Pension Scheme
- Life Assurance Scheme
- Excellent annual leave and other competitive Terms & Conditions
- Career Progression opportunities
You can download the application form and all relevant information at the bottom of this page. You can also email HR@wearenugent.org for further details and an application pack.
Closing Date for completed applications midday: 12pm on the 29th July 2019
An Equal Opportunities Employer.
Nugent actively promotes the safeguarding of vulnerable adults, young people and children.