Childrens Residential Team Leader

Children's Residential
£23K - £29K per annum DOE + benefits
Kendal, Cumbria
Posted 2 weeks ago

Job description

We are recruiting for a Children’s Residential Team Leader close to the Kendal area of Cumbria on behalf of an inspirational children’s provider in the local area. This is a permanent job vacancy.

This job would suit any candidate living close to Kendal. Just off the A6 and A591 the role is easily accessible from Ulverston, Granger-over-Sands, Milnthorpe, Barrow-In-Furness, Dalton in Furness, Newby Bridge, or surrounding areas.

  • £23,953 - £25,419 per annum DOE + benefits.
  • £3120 per annum for sleeps - 1 x sleep per week.
  • Full-time hours (rota will be discussed in interview).

The Children’s Home

This a unique opportunity to work for a children’s home as a Residential Support Worker and help turn around the lives of children who have suffered abuse, neglect, sexual abuse, or extreme trauma in a therapeutic manner. This Residential Home is home to 12 children, rated Good by OFSTED, all the children are under the age of 12 and will need support for usually up to 2/2.5 years until they are ready to move back with their families or foster parents.

Our client has over 20 years-experience and an exceptional proven track record in providing therapeutic residential care and allowing the children to grow emotionally and socially. They provide excellent education on site to help them with everyday life skills. They also organise fun activities such as trips out and sports to help them integrate in the community and keep them smiling. No child should be excluded, so they have created a warm and safe environment where all the children can feel a sense of belonging and be valued for who they are.


As the Children’s Residential Team Leader, you must have:

  • Level 3 Children’s Residential Childcare.
  • Experience of working in a Children’s residential setting.
  • A full driving licence.


If you are interested in applying for this Children’s Residential Team Leader job and you meet the criteria, then we would love to hear from you. Don’t worry if you have any questions, once you have applied one of our friendly team will give you call to discuss the job and answer any questions.

Social Care & Education Jobs are the UK’s leading Specialist recruitment agency for the Children’s Residential & Specialist Education sector. Registered Manager owned and led; we love what we do! Once you have applied, providing you meet the above criteria one of our team will give you a call to discuss the vacancy further and answer any questions you may have.

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