Key Workers

Liverpool, Merseyside
£18,198 - £18,933
08 Apr 2021
29 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time



The Royal School for the Blind Charity, Liverpool operates two divisions- a non-maintained school and adult social care setting.

The adult social care setting, known as Rushton Futures, offers person-centred outcome driven day placements for young adults described as having complex needs. A registered service on Liverpool City Councils approved provider list, Rushton Futures aim is to support service users in their transition into adulthood, meeting the necessary outcomes identified for quality care. Our values are that we that we care, we collaborate and we champion.

Due to our success we are continually increasing our numbers of service users and we are now seeking to expand our workforce with a number of Key Worker posts.

Key Workers (multiple posts)

Salary: NJC Scale Point 2-4 (currently £18,198 - £18,933) plus an additional allowance of £1324 per annum

Location: Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6TQ

Contract type: Full time, 37 hours per week. We may consider part time for some of these roles where appropriate.

Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking suitable candidates who have a caring, warm nature, are outgoing, and non-judgmental with an ability to work as part of a team. Although not essential, we are looking for candidates who have experience as a carer, preferably having worked alongside young people who are described as having complex needs. More importantly we are looking for individuals who mirror the values of Rushton Futures and who hold the competencies needed to provide outstanding support to our service users. Ideally you should be qualified to NVQ Level 2 (or above) in Health and Social Care, but if not, willing to work toward this. All relevant training will be given.

Closing date: 29th April 2021, 5.00 pm

Shortlisting: 30th April 2021

Interview dates: 6th and 7th May (number of interview dates dependent on volume of suitable applications)

Candidates are strongly advised to contact Rushton Futures during the application process over video conferencing. To arrange contact please email Mark Bygroves

Our website is and you can also visit our YouTube Channel

Further details and an application pack are available from Please note CVs are not accepted. Completed application forms to be emailed to please CC with completed applications

Postal applications should be sent to Karen Bibby, Royal School for the Blind Charity, Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6TQ.  

The post will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.