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Support Worker




Children's Home - Calow

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£17,00.00 - £18,000.00 per annum


37.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

Moorfield House and Moor Farm Cottageare semi rural Children’s  Home on the outskirts of Temple Normanton village and Calow near Chesterfield.  We care for up to 8 young people aged 9-16+ years exhibiting Behavioural, Emotional, and Social Difficulties

Moor Farm Cottage/Moorfield House tries to replicate a caring, family environment that provides the opportunities that will hopefully one day help our young people to lead positve and rewarding lives. we are looking for dedicated, caring and passionate people to support our Young People.

Previous experience of working with Young People who can exhibit challenging behaviours would be desirable.  However, if you have the right personality we will support you to gain and develop the expereince.  It is essential that applicants have either attained or are prepared to work towards Level 3 Diploma Residential Childcare qualification.  If you feel that you can help us and our young people maintain our Oustanding home then please get in contact. To of held a Full UK Driving licence for a minimum of 3 years is preferred.

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For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references may be requested prior to interview for roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.


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