Therapeutic Care Worker - Children's Residential - KENT
Ashford, Kent, England
Therapeutic Care Worker - Children's Residential home in Kent
£20,736 to £22,734 per annum
Are you looking for an opportunity that gives you the training to develop your skills in working with children? Do you have an interest in psychology and a therapeutic approach to care?
This is the opportunity for you. The role is working on a full time basis with a children's charity. You will be part of their training scheme, with modules and courses that will give you the tools to climb the career ladder. The charity provides therapeutic care services for children suffering from trauma and have a range of emotional and behavioural difficulties.
Due to promotions within the organisation, there are current vacancies available for Therapeutic Care Workers. Not only will you have academic training to achieve your qualifications, you will also have the career development opportunities to become Deputy Team Leaders, Team Leaders and Managers
This position is working in a children's home and with a therapeutic approach for promoting the wellbeing of children. You will be part of the ongoing training and development with access to a range of training modules leading to becoming a qualified child psychotherapist.
Experience of working with children with challenging behaviour is essential. Ideally this will be in a residential setting that works therapeutic ally. Candidates with strong backgrounds in youth justice and prison settings may be considered. You must have a desire to work with and help children through support, coming up with new activities and providing care alongside a Child Psychotherapist.
You will be offered a generous salary, health benefits, ongoing progression and 40 days annual leave. If you are passionate about working with children and have the desire to learn, then this could be the role for you.
40 days' annual leave, up to 6% employer pension contribution, health benefits, life assurance and the opportunity to become a qualified child psychotherapist.
Relocation package considered. 45 hours working weeks to include sleep in. Nutritious healthy meals included to ensure a welcoming home environment for the children who live there.
How to apply and enquiries
For an informal enquiry about the post, please email your CV to Apply, ensuring that you provide a contact number for me to reach you.
- £ 20736 - 22743 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Newly qualified, Qualified (non-manager), Studying / Unqualified
Posted 1 Oct 2017
Closes 29 Oct 2017
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