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Childrens Residential Support Worker, Kendal

Children’s Residential Care
£21-23K Per Annum, Plus £1K Welcome Bonus
Kendal, Cumbria
Posted a month ago

Job description

Full-Time job vacancy, for a Children’s Residential Support Worker, Kendal, Cumbria.

A Supportive Employer

In a very sensitive sector, it is important to this provider that they support you as a Support Worker. The support you will receive includes an endless culture of resources and expertise available to you. Teamwork and unity are prevalent in all their homes, and a culture where everyone champions each other. Making it a fantastic place and organisation to be part of.

They commit, and genuinely connect with every child/young person, and have over 20 years’ experience in doing so. As a leading provider in their field, they have received several accreditations and achievements. They boast “Outstanding” Ofsted inspected homes & schools! The Children are at the forefront of every decision made within their services, no matter how big or small.

Key Details

We are looking for someone just like you, someone who show’s real passion and dedication to supporting children and young people develop and thrive.

  • £21’295 - £23K per annum, DOE
  • 5% Contributory Pension, Life Insurance, Healthcare Insurance
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • £1000.00 attendance bonus + £1000.00 Welcome Bonus
  • 40 Hours per week on a flexible rota + Sleep in’s
  • Up to 7 Weeks Holidays Per Year
  • Ideally hold Level 3 Diploma for Residential /Workforce/ Childcare.

Our Kendal Home

This Residential Home is Registered for up to 5-7 young people who have social and emotional needs aged between 8-18 years old. You will be helping them with daily living tasks and encouraging them to learn and most importantly promote positive outcomes. You will help them become independent young adults, whether that be helping them get ready for school or college, attending after school clubs etc.  There is always plenty going on with activities close by for the Children. Sometimes they have trips out to the Cinema, Crazy Golf, & they often have activities going on within the home too. This could include arts and crafts, dancing, gymnastics, football, just to name a few. They want to ensure the children and young people do fun things! With your help and encouragement too!


Does this job sound like something you would love?  Becoming a Children’s Residential Support Worker / Childcare Practitioner could be just the start of your career, with endless opportunities to progress.  If this sounds of genuine interest then please apply, once you have applied, we will give you a call to discuss the vacancy in more detail.

Health & Social Care Jobs are the UK’s leading Permanent Recruitment Specialists for the Children’s Residential Care & Specialist Education sectors.  Registered Manager owned and led we are extremely passionate about the sector!  In fact, we love what we do!  Your application will always be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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Clare Crane
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