Residential Support Worker

  • Location

    Crewe, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Children & Younger Adults

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.50 per hour + £58 per sleep-in

  • Contact:

    James Crayston

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/AC1/SW/CREWE

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-27

  • Consultant:

    James Crayston

Residential Support Worker, Crewe

We are looking for Support Workers living close to the Crewe area of Cheshire looking for an exciting new challenge. Do you want a rewarding job where you can help change the lives of children and give them a brighter future? If so, we could have the perfect opportunity.  

£9.50 per hour + £58 per sleep-in

Full time, 5 days on and 10 days off (including sleep ins each day)

Who are you joining?

You will be joining a brand-new start-up company and will be part of 2 homes. The 2 homes are 2 bedded for crisis intervention and are located on the same street. The company has a strong belief that they can support the children so that they reach their full potential and achieve their life goals, which can be an amazing feeling.

As their Support Worker, you will be based at one or both homes, but you will also have 4 days based at an Outdoor Pursuit Centre. Your role will be pivotal in providing the young people guidance and support to develop life skills, promote independence and prepare for adulthood. Every child deserves the chance to achieve their full potential, to be kept safe and to achieve in life. You will help inspire and motivate the young people to be the best they can be.

What skills and qualifications are required?

  • You will hold a Level 3 Residential Childcare, Children & Young People’s Workforce or equivalent;
  • You will have experience in working with children with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD);
  • You will be an active and enthusiastic individual who enjoys working outdoors;
  • Being a car driver is also essential.

Above all, you will a highly motivated individual who puts the young people at the heart of what you do. You will be making a positive difference to a child’s life of which there is no better feeling.

If you are excited by this amazing job opportunity, we would love to hear from you. We 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.