Residential Care Worker

Job Title: Children’s Care Worker

Salary:  Up to £23,249.20 includes one sleep per week 

Location: Oakham

Contract: Full Time; Permanent

Hours: 42.5 hours per week - Term Time Only

Shift Pattern: 1pm to 10pm Monday to Friday plus 1 sleep in per week, 1 in 4 or 5 Sundays starting at 6pm plus sleep in.

Essential: A full driving licence, access to own vehicle, and the Right to Work in the UK

How we reward you

We want our occupants to have the best support possible, and therefore you’ll receive an exceptional rewards package including:

  • Basic salary:  Up to £23,249.20
  • Funded qualifications: starting with working towards a funded Level 4 Apprenticeship for Children Young People and Families (if you do not currently hold this or equivalent)
  • Annual Leave Entitlement equivalent to 5.6 weeks per year (with options to purchase more)
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension scheme with options to increase your contributions
  • Earn £1000 by referring a friend
  • “Your Wellbeing Matters” – access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks

And market leading benefits offered through our Flexible Benefits Platform Vista that enable you to choose the package that’s right for you, including:

  • A wide range of health, wellbeing, and insurance benefits
  • 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad, to use at high street stores, events, cinemas, restaurants and more!
  • Cycle to Work Schemes
  • Electric Car Purchase Scheme
  • Critical illness cover

Our next Residential Childcare Worker will be someone who has: 

  • A full driving licence, access to own vehicle, and the Right to Work in the UK
  • A big heart and passion to make a difference to the residents’ lives.
  • Patience, resilience, and calmness.

Acorn Education and Care, are recruiting Children Care Workers to join our team at Grange Therapeutic School.

The Grange Therapeutic School are specialist provision for boys and girls with Education Health Care Plans for social emotional and mental needs aged 8-18. 

We are situated in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside, with close access to major roads, in a Victorian country house. We have with fantastic facilities to develop not only the educational, but also the social and emotional needs of our pupils. With access to woods and lakes on site, the school has an ethos about delivering a personalised curriculum tailored to and driven by the individuals.

This accommodation is based in Oakham, and is within commuting distance from Peterborough, Leicester, Corby, Oakham, Knossington and surrounds.

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We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and adults. All successful applicants will be subject to a free fully Enhanced DBS and reimbursement of the Update Service Fee.

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