Positive Futures Homes

The highest standards in residential care
Supporting young people

What is Positive Futures Homes?

Positive Futures Homes is a new social enterprise dedicated to providing the highest standards in residential care for young people and investing in their long-term positive futures. We believe in helping every young person to achieve their potential, regardless of circumstance, and Positive Futures Homes will further enable us to do that by offering:

  • The highest quality home away from home
  • The highest quality staff
  • The highest quality support.

We plan to set the new standard in residential care for young people, and will
do this by having;

  • The best paid and trained staff team
  • The best possible homes in the nicest possible locations

We will also return the surplus funds to Positive Futures (PF) and Futures Futures Homes (PFH), helping us to help more young people. We want to ensure that we are safeguarding the future of our local young people, by safeguarding the future of our youth development services.

Positive Futures Homes will provide a holistic, wrap around service for our young people

We will do this by;

  • Having Mental health provision as standard
  • Our residents having preferential access to the services offered by Positive Futures such as counselling or family support
  • Providing access to all social, recreational or personal development provision going on at PF
  • Having a belief in delivering a morally and ethically sound service
    for young people who need it the most.

In addition to young people having access to the primary services on offer at Positive Futures, we will also work collaborativelty with partners to support them.

“The youth workers are more like friends than staff. They don’t talk down to you, they treat you like an equal, but obviously still look after you at the same time.”

Young Person

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Job opportunities

We are looking for experienced and enthusiastic professionals to join our team. In return for your experience, bags of energy and geniune commitment to supporting young people, we are offering a competitive salary, training opportunities and benefits package. Take a look at the opportunities we have below.

Residential Care Workers – Children and Young People

Location: Liverpool

Salary: £17,784 to £19,656 per annum, depending on experience.

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full time (36 hours per week)

What will you do as a Residential Care Worker?

  • Use the training you have received from PFHomes to help the young people understand and manage their behaviour in order to reach their full potential
  • Support our young people with their daily life routines, including supporting them during the school day and other fun social activities including those on offer at Positive Futures
  • Nurture positive behaviours and care for the well-being of the young person
  • Prepare the young people for adulthood through the teaching of life lessons, personal responsibility and practical skills
  • Be required to work flexibly and to undertake shift work including early shifts, late shifts, waking nights and weekends.

What you will need to have:

  • Full clean driving license
  • NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People (Preferred)
  • Experience of working with young people


Benefits of working for us:

  • Living Wage based salary
  • Extensive training
  • Health Care Cash Plan – giving access to optical, dental, physical therapies as well as many others
  • PFHomes will pay for your DBS

We commit to providing:

  • The best paid team
  • The best trained team
  • The best possible homes
  • The nicest locations
  • Mainly 3 bed homes, with an absolute max of 4

Plus, we will:

  • Offer a mental health provision as standard for every young person in our care
  • Give them preferential access to all the services offered by Positive Futures, be that Targeted Support, Counselling skills, CBT skills, recreational or social provision
  • Reinvest profits back into the home, and Positive Futures, benefiting all young people.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 10th June at 12 noon.

To download the Job Description, click here. Please download and complete our Application Form to apply.

Completed applications to be sent to info@pfhomes.org.uk.

Assessment / Interview Day on the 17th June 2020.

FIND OUT MORE

If you’d like to find out more about Positive Futures Homes, or support our work, simply contact our friendly team, we’d love to hear from you. 

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