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Residential Childcare Worker

  • Location:

    Shrewsbury, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care

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  • Salary:

    £22744 - £23656 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Watts

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:


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  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Watts

Are you looking to start a career in the care sector? We are looking to appoint, enthusiastic and motivated individuals for Residential Childcare Worker roles over several residential services who support Young People with Emotional and Behavioural Disorders, based in Shrewsbury.

Vetro Recruitment are recruiting for a well-established company who support those who have been exposed to trauma through significant abuse and deserve the very best help to put their lives back on track.

We are committed to providing the quality of care that will accomplish this. Residential care is for 5 to 18-year olds, and our focus is centred on the needs of the child.

The Role

Location - Shrewsbury & Oswestry, postal codes including SY3, SY4, SY5, SY7, SY11

Salary - £22,744.00 - £23,656.00 p/annum inclusive of sleep-in shifts

Shift pattern - 8am - 8pm or 8am - 10pm

Excellent work-life balance

Permanent, full-time position

A full UK driving licence is preferable but not essential for this position, we also require a minimum age of 21 due to the needs of the Young People.

No previous experience necessary as full induction and training will be offered, we are looking for individuals with positive values behaviours and attitudes.

Roles & Responsibilities

In your new role as Residential Childcare Worker, you will be an advocate for each of the Young Person's needs and keep them safe with a fundamental contribution to their care. This will involve skill development problem solving, risk assessment whilst being aware of their capabilities.

Your most significant contribution is of a professional parent whilst taking a person-centred approach in providing high-quality care. This will involve working as a part of a team in addition to taking on a flexible approach to your work.

To apply for this position please get in touch with Alexandra on 029 21 660 880 or you can apply via this job ad.

At Vetro Recruitment, we have over 100 years of experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We pride ourselves on the service we offer our candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role. Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.


Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.