Support Worker - Children's Residential

  • Job Reference: 431558414-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Staffordshire
  • Salary: £9.00 to £9.33 Per Hour
  • Sector: Health, Social Care, Nursing
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Support Worker Jobs in the children's residential sector.

Hays Social Care have several exciting permanent opportunities for Residential Support Workers in the Midlands area. We are working on behalf of a well-established client to hire an established workforce of support workers into their children's residential service. No experience will be required for these roles, as full on the job training will be provided.

Your new company
Our client works across hundreds of homes nationally however, you will be providing support to the homes nearest to your chosen area and work amongst a dedicated team of support workers. Our client endeavours to create a home environment that exceeds the needs of children and young people. You will be expected to flexible in your shift patterns including long days, waking nights and sleep ins. These shift patterns will work on a 1 on 2 off or 2 on 4 off basis.

Your new role
As a team member, you will gain expertise and knowledge in supporting young people with complex behavioural challenges to provide a secure and supportive environment in which they can grow. You should be passionate about the well-being of children and young people and have a caring and patient nature. You'll be part of a well-established staff that gets along well and is quick to form strong bonds with the young people.

What you'll need to succeed

  • A keen interest in working within the care sector
  • A full valid UK driving license
  • Due to health and safety applicants must be over the age of 21
  • Previous experience is desirable but not essential as training will be provided
  • Resilience and adaptability for potentially stressful situations
  • The ability to meet physical and emotional needs of the service users


What you'll get in return

  • A competitive rate of £9.00 - £9.33 per hour
  • Qualification Pay Uplift
  • Excellent learning and development opportunities
  • x 1.25 Over time rate
  • 39 Hours per week
  • £30 extra per sleep in


What you need to do now
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