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Residential Care Officer – Newcastle – Children

Liquid Personnel are currently recruiting for an experienced Residential Child Care Officer to join the Children’s Team based in Newcastle.
As a successful candidate, you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of a child’s needs and effects of the child’s life experiences and family history on their emotional wellbeing and behaviours.
Your benefits as a Residential Child Care Officer:

  • Competitive pay rate
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Manageable caseloads
  • Supportive team and management

Your duties as a Residential Child Care Officer:

  • Ability to manage physical and verbal aggression using a trauma informed approach.
  • Able to maintain connection with a child when in crisis and offer appropriate level of support.
  • Have an understanding of Child Abuse /Child protection Issues
  • Be able to provide for the physical and emotional wellbeing of the young people
  • Be able to demonstrate motivation, enthusiasm and commitment to assist the young people to reach their potential.
  • Acknowledge the importance of practicing self-care when working in potentially stressful situations
  • Be able to develop creative and effective activity sessions to promote relationship building.

Your requirements as a Residential Child Care Officer:

  • Relevant qualification that relates to work with children/young people at Level 3 (or above) in Social Care e.g. childcare, nursing, teaching, youth work
  • The legal right to work in the UK
  • Previous experience within a Support Worker role

 Why Liquid Personnel?

  • We will assist you from the initial phone call on-wards throughout the whole process
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Access to exclusive health and social care roles that aren’t available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive health and social care knowledge
  • Interview and coaching support
  • Pre and post placement support to ensure you’re happy in the role

Residential Care Officer – Newcastle – Children

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: £13.71 - £13.71 phr
Type: Temporary