Residential Care Worker

  • Jobpaths4u
  • Stockport, UK
  • 15/08/2019
Full time Health Care

Job Description

We want to hear from caring, enthusiastic and dedicated team players with a can-do approach who really care about the needs of young people.


 My client is looking for wonderful people with a zest for life to join their Residential Home for vulnerable young people aged 16 - 25 providing a supportive environment to transform the lives of young adults.


My client is offering a New Starter Bonus if you have Level 3 in Children and Young People’s Workforce (Social Care Pathway), or what they deem to be equivalent you will receive a £1000 bonus paid in instalments!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work alongside staff teams to provide a high level of care
  • Provide a safe environment for the young adults in your care
  • Ensure record keeping and administrative duties are met including care plans and all relevant paperwork is updated
  • Uphold and protect the rights of individuals and working co-operatively to create a very high standard of care for the people who use our services
  • Be flexible and able to undertake shift work including weekends and sleep-ins

Minimum requirements:

  • Level 3 qualified in Children and Young Persons Workforce, Social Work Degree or equivalent or willingness to work towards
  • Experience of working within learning disability or mental health settings, with challenging and complex behaviours, or in a therapeutic young people’s residential setting
  • Knowledge of current legislation
  • Experience of Ofsted and CQC inspections
  • Driving licence




  • Pension Auto-enrolment
  • ‘Pay Care Scheme’, this is a company health care benefit
  • ‘Perk Box’,
  • Annual Leave Service Award
  • Long Service Bonus of £750 given after 5 continuous full time years of employment
  • NVQ Bonus when complete Level 3 (£500 in total) or Level 5 (£750 in total) in instalments, initial after completion and remainder 18 months following
  • Refer a friend scheme for both qualified and unqualified
  • Free meals on shift
  • Company pays for DBS as well as reimburses cost for update service each year

Closing date: ASAP

Interview: ASAP

Contact:  Priya at Job Paths 4 U


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£8.25 - £9.95 per hour

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