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Residential Care Officer

  • Location: Doncaster, England
  • Salary: £24044 - £26740 per annum
  • Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Contact: Nareece Pulham

Seven Social Care is looking for a permanent Residential Care Officer to work with Doncaster Children’s Services.

The role:

As a Residential Care Officer, you will provide a warm, caring, enabling environment designed to fulfil the emotional, social and physical needs of children living with disabilities. The Residential Care Officer will deliver care and support in the children’s home based on the principles of quality care reflecting dignity, choice and fulfilment and independence.


Key Responsibilities for a Residential Care Officer:

  • Have a personal and active involvement in all aspects of the care of children, seeking to meet their emotional, social and physical needs, particularly those of children living with disabilities.
  • Maintain the least restrictive enabling atmosphere in which children can be encouraged to develop their social skills and ambitions.
  • Actively contribute towards overall care through Care Planning and link working, formulating, participating and involving Children and Young People in their individual care plan.
  • Participate in the sleeping in rota.


Applicant Requirements for the Residential Care Officer:

  • Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or equivalent.
  • Experience: 1+ years working in childcare settings.
  • Compliance: Up to date DBS.
  • Hours: 37 hours p/w.
  • Annual salary: £24,044 – £26,740 depending on experience.


Working with Seven Social Care:

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