The Acorn Care and Education Group is a leading provider of specialist living and learning services for vulnerable children and young people and offers great opportunities for those who want to develop their career in this area.
We have 16 schools, 19 residential care homes and 27 fostering offices across the UK and are at an exciting time in our development. We welcome people from a variety of backgrounds and range of experiences who share our commitment to help children experience better days and better lives.
Training and Benefits
Through ongoing development and training we ensure our people are well prepared for their jobs and given every opportunity to extend their skills.
We offer accredited training programmes including Diplomas and NVQs, supplemented by ongoing learning opportunities, to keep our people up to date with the latest guidelines and best practice.
Our work can be challenging and rewarding in equal measure as the children and young people we work with have complex needs. We work as a family of services supporting each other so our people are equipped to do their jobs well and confidently.
- Competitive salaries
- Workplace pension scheme
- Continuous professional development
- Social activities
- Therapeutic services