C - Residential Child Care Worker


Therapeutic Residential Care Workers 

We are looking for caring, friendly and dedicated staff in our CSE home in Staffordshire

Salaries start from £19,771.20 per annum plus benefits (based on ten 24 hour shifts per month) Excellent overtime rates at hourly rate plus £5:00 per hour.

Our continued expansion means we are looking to recruit residential care workers In addition to joining an expanding company with the delivery of high-quality care at the heart of everything we do.

For the role you must be willing

  • To gain a QCF level 3 in Health and Social Care with Children and Young people’s workforce.
  • hold a full UK driving license
  • be over the age of 21
  • Must be prepared to work 24-hour shifts (including sleepovers) on a rota basis

We are looking for Therapeutic Residential childcare workers to support the team with our new venture.  

Our home is a two bedded service that will be supporting young people who are at risk to or have been sexually exploited.

We want to provide the young people with an opportunity to feel safe in their environment and develop healthy adult relationships with the staff team. In order to do this, we will have a multi-disciplinary team approach which will include care, education and ongoing input from the clinical team. There will be both an education suite and a therapy pod on site, and the team will benefit from 15 hours of clinical input per week.

All staff will receive a higher level of face to face training dedicated to CSE such as; advanced safeguarding, advanced awareness to CSE, self-harm/suicide training delivered by HarmEd, as well as skills training in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) delivered by the clinical team. Staff will also be given the opportunity to obtain further skills in meeting the needs of our young people.

Why work for us?

At Horizon, we live up to our values, and we value our people.  We are proud to be one of the most innovative providers of young people’s residential care and education in the UK.  Our success means that we are opening new residential homes and schools and making a difference for young people in a variety of new areas as well as continuing to support young people in our established services. 

Our staff come from all backgrounds and often have experience and skills gained in a variety of different roles and environments.

Here are just some of the benefits of working for us:

  • Friendly, small passionate teams
  • Pleasant, supportive working environments
  • Rewarding work helping our young people aged 8-18 reach their potential in their daily lives and through their learning
  • Competitive salary including opportunities to earn enhancements and pick up additional hours
  • Comprehensive induction programme, highly praised by all of our new recruits
  • Highly rated, structured 2-week induction programme including face to face training, online modules, shadow shifts and local induction period
  • Career advancement pathways for all roles to help you reach your personal best – whether in our homes, schools or our Key 2 transitional services
  • Face to face therapeutic training and support for all staff, with extensive training on the PACE model
  • Access to a wide range of free online courses for all staff on a variety of topics
  • Free DBS check
  • Free eye checks
  • Free parking
  • Free meals on shift (residential homes only)
  • Staff referral scheme with cash rewards – earn from £500 up to £1000 per referral subject to qualifications.
  • Cashback healthcare plan
  • Contributory Pension scheme
  • Annual Employee Awards Evening and employee recognition schemes.

 Interested?  Click Apply Now or contact us on 01543 570304 or email recruitment@horizoncare.co.uk