Support Worker – Secure Care Worker

Full Time
Job Description

Support Worker / Secure Care Worker – Secure service for young people is a nationwide resource providing both secure and open facilities for young people aged between 10 and 17.

Their primary function is to offer protection to young people when they are in crisis and provide a supported pathway for the future.

Hours of work: 38 hours per week

Location of role: Haydock, St Helens

Salary: £21,639 – £23,590

Are you able to manage extremely challenging situations whilst maintaining high levels of empathy and understanding? Do you have the resilience, compassion and dedication to create a positive environment for children and young people within a secure residential setting?

As a Secure Care Worker, you will be required to provide outstanding care to children and young people who can demonstrate abusive and aggressive behavior. You will have the ability to continually reach out to them, show patience, understanding and work with our dedicated teams for the best outcomes.

This great opportunity will predominately cover nights. Your duties will include regular observations, completing reports/assessments and ensuring the safety to the children and young people at all times.

The successful candidate will have a Diploma Level 3 in Children and Young People’s workforce or a willingness to work towards this, which will be funded via Nugent’s accredited assessment Centre.

Shift pattern: Shifts are based on 8.5 hours per shift on a 38-hour working week. You will work with other members of our dedicated team.

Interview: Social Distancing will be in place. Interview will take place alongside an assessment.

What’s on offer:

  • Salary of £21,639- £23,590 per annum pro rata and weekend enhancement
  • Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Excellent annual leave and other competitive Terms & Conditions
  • Career Progression opportunities

Apply today and a member of our recruitment team will be in contact.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £21,000.00-£23,500.00 per year