Senior Residential Support Worker

  • Location

    Chester, UK

  • Sector:

    Children

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £11.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Paul Marsden

  • Contact email:

    paul@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZH/487/SRSW/CHESHIRE

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-07

  • Client:

    #

  • Consultant:

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Health & Social Care Jobs are recruiting for Senior Residential Support Workers close to the Chester area of Cheshire to be part of a newly opening Children’s Residential Service.  

Key Information

  • £11.50 per hour & pension scheme.

The Provider

This provider is owned and Directed by a Children’s Nurse who is very personable and friendly and has created caring, friendly and stable homes for the children they support. Established 7 years ago this provider initially focussed their services for young people with mental health problems and challenging behaviour. They have grown steadily and always kept their homes small with some home’s singular occupied. They focus on providing resilient, creative and a holistic approach to keep the young person at the centre of what they do. As an organisation they focus on raising self-esteem and confidence and ensuring every individual has self-worth and belief in themselves.  This comes from employing wonderful teams who support and encourage the young people, becoming positive role models to them.

The Role

As a Senior Support Worker, you will be part of a new, small 2-bedded home supporting children with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD). You will help create a safe and loving environment for the children to flourish as well as supervising and mentoring your staff team, ensuring the highest standards are met. You will play a key role in assisting the children with their education and life skills, helping them achieve their goals and achieve a positive future.

Essential Criteria

  • Level 3 Health & Social Care Children & Young People, or equivalent.
  • Experience supporting children and young people in a residential setting.
  • Experience in a Senior/Supervisory role preferred.
  • Driving Licence not essential.

If you have the skills, experience, and leadership qualities we are looking for, and you have a passion for the sector and making a difference in a child’s life, then this is the role for you.

Apply

If you would like further information or to apply for this Senior Residential Support Worker job vacancy, please apply attaching your most recent CV in either a word or pdf format (Please do not try to upload your CV from Indeed). Once you have applied our Children’s Recruitment expert will be in touch to discuss this vacancy in more detail with you, prior to taking your application further, giving you the chance to ask any questions you may have.