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Residential Care Officer

Job Description

Residential Care Officer

We are currently recruiting for a Residential Care Officer to join a Children's Residential Home in the area.

This position is:

* Initial 3 month contract with the possibility of extension

* Full time hours available

* Earlies - 07:30 - 14:3, Lates -14:30 - 22:00 and Waking Nights - 21:30 - 07:30

* We are looking for candidates with experience of working with children and young people. Ideal candidates will have previous experience of working within a residential setting, but this could be demonstrated through other experiences e.g education setting, youth work etc

* Level 1 or an awareness in Safeguarding, Child Protection

* Team Teach or some form of Positive Behaviour Management

* GDPR or training around recording, confidentiality, Equality etc.

* some knowledge around CSE/CCE and bullying, attachment

* Level 2 Safeguarding, Child Protection

* First Aid, H&S and Fire Safety

* Diplomas/NVQ's

If you would be interested in this position, please contact Emily @ Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964 or

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.