Residential Youth Worker - Children and Adolescents EBD

Job details
Posting date: 21 October 2019
Salary: £19,890 to £23,400 per year
Additional salary information: Benefits, discounts, bonuses, pension
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 20 November 2019
Location: Braintree, Essex
Company: Era Care Limited
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: Braintree

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***Make Your Work Matter***

Join us in impacting upon young people's lives, by being creators of positive change.

Era Care Ltd, provides specialist residential care for young people aged 11-18 years old, with emotional and behavioural difficulties.

You will be working within our devoted, professional and diverse teams of Specialist Directors, Registered Managers and Psychotherapists, as well as external professionals from the Social Care, Education and Health sectors, to provide holistic and tailored care for our young people.

We offer you a varied and challenging role, with the opportunity to find your talents and develop you career, through our extensive training programme and professional qualifications.

All applicants must have a valid full manual UK/EU driving licence and be over the age of 21 (in accordance with The Children’s Homes England Regulations 2015).

A normal shift spans across 24½ hours as follows: start at 10.00am until 23.00pm, sleep-in from 23.00pm until 08.00am, then back on duty 8.00am until 10.30am. However, start and finish times of shifts can vary depending on the routine of the house. Days of work can vary from week to week

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

We are ideally seeking experienced Residential Childcare Workers, with QCF/NVQ3 to join our teams, in continuing to provide happy, creative, trusting and supportive homes for our young people and employees to thrive in. However, if you have a genuine passion for working with young people and a desire to learn, we can give you the full training to succeed.


Additional benefits include:

No experience necessary as full training provided
Competitive salary (£19,890 to £23,400 plus optional overtime)
Performance bonus.
Healthcare scheme - Cash back on dental, opticians, private healthcare consultations, physiotherapists etc.
Discount scheme - Major discounts/offers on popular high street retailers, gyms, restaurants, holidays, everyday purchases and treats
All interviews are held at our Head Office in Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire. Interviews take approximately 2 hours and include a 20 minutes literacy and numeracy assessment.

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