Careers

At Heycroft Care we believe in making a difference in people’s lives, and that starts with our dedicated team. If you are driven by compassion, excellence, and the desire to contribute to a positive impact on the lives of others, you’ve come to the right place. Explore the rewarding opportunities that await you at Heycroft Care, where every role is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference. Join us in our commitment to providing exceptional care and building a community of professionals who share the same vision. Your journey towards a fulfilling career in care begins here. Welcome to Heycroft Care – where your career meets your heart.

Agency Support Worker (Children and Young People) – Children’s Homes

Location: Essex and Suffolk

Position Type: Full-time/Part-time/Casual

Salary: £13.50 – £15.00 per hour

About Us: Heycroft Care is a reputable agency dedicated to providing high-quality care and support services to children in need. We operate in numerous homes where we strive to create nurturing environments that promote growth, safety, and well-being. Our team is passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of young individuals, and we are seeking dedicated support workers to join us in this mission.

Job Description: We are currently seeking compassionate and dedicated Support Workers to join our team working in children’s homes. In this role, you will be responsible for providing direct care and support to children and young people, ensuring their physical, emotional, and social needs are met. This includes assisting with daily living activities, promoting independence, and creating a safe and supportive environment for all residents.
Key Responsibilities: Provide direct care and support to children and young people in accordance with their individual care plans.
Assist with daily living activities such as promoting personal hygiene, meal preparation, and household chores.
Foster positive relationships with the young people, promoting trust, respect, and dignity.
Implement behavior management strategies and provide guidance in appropriate social interactions.
Work collaboratively with other team members and external professionals to ensure the holistic well-being of residents.
Participate in training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.
Requirements:
Previous experience working with children or young people, preferably in a care or residential setting.
A compassionate and patient demeanor with a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of others.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
A commitment to upholding safeguarding principles and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
Relevant qualifications such as NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (desirable but not essential).
Driving License and access to a vehicle.

Benefits: Competitive salary based on experience.
Choose when you work
Comprehensive training and development opportunities.
Supportive team environment.
If you are passionate about providing high-quality care and support to children and young people, we would love to hear from you. Join our team at Heycroft and make a positive impact in the lives of those who need it most.
To apply, please submit your CV to office@heycroftcare.com or call 02034 887 458

The successful candidate is required to provide references and will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS check. We will ask you to complete a criminal self-declaration form, and we will conduct online searches for information that is publicly available. We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020

Agency Support Worker (Children and Young People) – Children’s Homes

Location: Midlands

Position Type: Full-time/Part-time/Casual

Salary: £13.50 – £15.00 per hour

About Us: Heycroft Care is a reputable agency dedicated to providing high-quality care and support services to children in need. We operate in numerous homes where we strive to create nurturing environments that promote growth, safety, and well-being. Our team is passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of young individuals, and we are seeking dedicated support workers to join us in this mission.

Job Description: We are currently seeking compassionate and dedicated Support Workers to join our team working in children’s homes. In this role, you will be responsible for providing direct care and support to children and young people, ensuring their physical, emotional, and social needs are met. This includes assisting with daily living activities, promoting independence, and creating a safe and supportive environment for all residents.
Key Responsibilities: Provide direct care and support to children and young people in accordance with their individual care plans.
Assist with daily living activities such as promoting personal hygiene, meal preparation, and household chores.
Foster positive relationships with the young people, promoting trust, respect, and dignity.
Implement behavior management strategies and provide guidance in appropriate social interactions.
Work collaboratively with other team members and external professionals to ensure the holistic well-being of residents.
Participate in training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.
Requirements:
Previous experience working with children or young people, preferably in a care or residential setting.
A compassionate and patient demeanor with a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of others.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
A commitment to upholding safeguarding principles and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
Relevant qualifications such as NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (desirable but not essential).
Driving License and access to a vehicle.

Benefits: Competitive salary based on experience.
Choose when you work
Comprehensive training and development opportunities.
Supportive team environment.
If you are passionate about providing high-quality care and support to children and young people, we would love to hear from you. Join our team at Heycroft and make a positive impact in the lives of those who need it most.
To apply, please submit your CV to office@heycroftcare.com or call 02034 887 458

The successful candidate is required to provide references and will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS check. We will ask you to complete a criminal self-declaration form, and we will conduct online searches for information that is publicly available. We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020

Have a look at what our staff have to say

“Heycroft is like one big family. I feel well supported and cared about!”

“Working at Heycroft is very flexible, I’m able to book shifts when I’m available and be paid weekly for them!”

“The homes we work in are all fantastic and I’m proud to work for a company that is well regarded.”

“It’s truly rewarding to support young people across a variety of companies. We feel welcomed by the homes we support and feel we make a real difference.”

“Everything Heycroft do they have the staff and young people at the centre of. I feel very proud to work for Heycroft and be part of their team.”

– Heycroft Staff Members