Children's Residential Support Worker (Nights)

  • Location

    Southampton, UK

  • Sector:

    Children's Services & Specialist Education (SEN)

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.30 - £9.55 per hour DOE

  • Contact:

    Amanda Wright

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/1747/CNSW/SOUTHAMPTON

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-19

  • Consultant:

    Amanda Wright

Children’s Residential Support Worker (Nights), Southampton

£9.30 - £9.55 per hour DOE

28.5 hours per week, 3 nights per week, 9:45pm – 7:15am

We are looking night owls to become a Children’s Residential Support Worker close to the Southampton area of Hampshire. This role is working nights and you would be joining a small residential home for boys aged 8-18 living with Learning Disabilities, Autism and challenging behaviours.

This could be the rewarding role you’re looking for

This is a truly special organization to be a part of and they look to make every day extraordinary for the children they care and support, because they believe in every single one of them. You would be working in a small 6 bedded home rated as Outstanding. Wow! It’s not often that they look to recruit, they have a very low staff turnover and a long-established staff team. There is plenty of training and support available to help you flourish. 

As their Night Support Worker, you will support the children as and when needed through the night. You will be pivotal in ensuring their safety and well-being. You will also help with domestic duties such as keeping the home tidy. This is a truly rewarding service to be a part of and the children are wonderful to spend time with.

What are the requirements for the role?

  • It is essential that you have experience working with children living with Learning Disabilities/Autism;
  • It is also essential that you are over the age of 21;
  • Above all, you will be an enthusiastic individual, who is passionate and committed to making a difference in the lives of vulnerable children.

If you are excited by this amazing job opportunity, then we would love to hear from you. Health & Social Care Jobs are proud to recruit for the Social Care Sector and when you click on apply, one of our friendly careers advisors will contact you to discuss this in more detail. We only employ experts, so you can always rely on us to look after you during your career change.