Senior Residential Childcare Practitioner

Not specified
£25-30K per annum, DOE
Blackburn, Lancashire
Posted a month ago

Job description

We have a full time, permanent job vacancy for a Children’s Senior Residential Practitioner / Support Worker in the Blackburn Area of Lancashire. 

  • £25-30K per annum DOE & Hours worked
  • Full-time hours including sleeps – approximately 6-8 sleeps per month.
  • On-site parking, company pension & more!

The Provider

The owner spoke with great passion about seeing young people grow and transition through their service into successful young adults. With reviews on leading employee review websites such as “passionate”, “real family feel” and “management team and directors always there to help”, this is a great organisation to grow your career with, whilst making a difference to young people’s lives. They place a great deal of emphasis on investing in their homes so they can achieve the most positive futures for the

The Home & Your Role

As a Senior Residential Support Worker, you will be joining a home to 4 children and young people aged 7-18 years with emotional and behavioural difficulties (EBD). The home is for both boys and girls. You will help create a safe and loving environment for the children to flourish. You will play a key role in ensuring the children’s welfare and helping the children to achieve positive outcomes. You will be a positive role model to both your team and the children, providing supervision and mentoring to your team.


  • Experience supporting children and young people with EBD.
  • Minimum of 1-years’ experience in a Children’s Residential setting.
  • Minimum Level 3 Children & Young People/Residential Childcare.
  • You must be over the age of 21.
  • Ability to work shifts and sleeps.


So, if you would like to apply for this Children’s Senior Residential Support Worker job, then please click apply and one of our friendly team will be in contact to answer any questions and tell you more.

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** Due to the nature of the position, this post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010. In this instance there is a Genuine Occupational Requirement to recruit staff over the age of 21.

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