Current Vacancies

Care Team Member - £23,500 to £25,979 + £3,120 sleep-in (1 sleep-in per week for 48 weeks) + Benefits

Join our dedicated teams and help make a difference

Full time & Part time Positions Available

Currently recruiting for Willow Bank (Kendal) home for 5 children age 6-12 years

As a member of our Care Team, you will be involved in the day-to-day care and support of our children, helping them to form life-changing attachments

You need:

Sound communication skills, patience and resilience

Enthusiasm and willingness to learn new skills

A drive to work with children 

We will:

Support you throughout the application process

Give you an in-depth induction 

Ensure you receive all mandatory training required

Invest in your career development including professional qualifications

 Successful applicants must: 

Undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure

Be able to provide satisfactory references 

Comply with the requirements of Appletree Treatment Centre and related legislation concerning children

Care Team Member Job Description

Any questions, call 015395 60253 for a friendly, confidential chat - or email

When you hear and see what we do

you won’t want to work anywhere else

Application Form Word Doc - (complete and return via email)

email completed forms to 

Application Form pdf - (print, complete return via post) 

Return printed forms to Appletree Treatment Centre, Natland, Kendal. Cumbria LA9 7QS

We will ensure you receive all mandatory training required 

 The thing I like best about my job is obviously working with the children. I also like how I can come in with my own ideas, think of something I would like to do with them and most of the time we can go ahead.  I like how it feels working with the teams and being part of a company that strives for the best possible outcomes for the childrenCare Team Member – Joined 2011

Everyone within Appletree Treatment Centre has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and for ensuring that they are protected from harm. We carry out the appropriate vetting and verifications on all staff and this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We might conduct an online search as part of due diligence checks in the recruitment process. As this position is not exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020 no convictions or cautions are protected and will not be filtered from an enhanced DBS Certificate. It is an offence to apply for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.

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