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Residential Care Worker

  • Location: Cheshire, England
  • Salary: £19.46 - £19.46 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are currently looking for several Residential Care Workers to start work in Chester. This is an interim post, initially for 3 months with the view of extending.

As a Residential Care Worker, you will join an organisation where the focus is on achieving the best outcomes for the children and families who we work with. The team strive to have purposeful relationships where all the interventions can truly bring about change.


Maintain a warm, caring and stimulating environment in which service users can receive good physical, emotional, social, and intellectual care

Act as a key worker to a number of service users, working in partnership with them and any other relevant persons to identify needs and co-ordinate/implement their individual care plans

As key worker contributes to the process of assessment, implementation, recording and reviewing of individual care plans to the standards identified in the service specification

Maintain effective record systems to enable the preparation of Social Work reports for Court Reviews, Planning Meetings etc.

Liaise with other professional staff and relevant external people, so that appropriate resources may be identified and mobilised for the benefit of the individual


Applicant Requirements:

Experience: Experience of working with children and young people

Qualifications: Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare

Compliance: Current enhanced DBS, right to work in the UK.

Hours : 37 hours a week, Willingness, and availability to sleep in and work evenings, school holidays and weekends-and to go on holidays/outings with children

Travel: To hold a driving license with relevant insurance and have access to a car (desirable)


Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified, and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity, and attention to detail.

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