The residential child care worker provides child-centred care and support for children and young people that helps them to achieve positive outcomes.
Current qualification accepted
Required to register:
City and Guilds Level 2 Health and Social Care: Core
City and Guilds Level 3 Health and Social Care: Practice (Children and Young People)
City and Guilds Level 4 Professional Practice in Health and Social Care
Degree in Social Work
Workers who don't have one of the listed qualifications can apply to register as a worker by using one of the other routes to register.
Any qualifications that are listed within more senior roles in the same service area will also be accepted for registration in this role.