Senior Residential Support Worker
Guildford and Horsham, Surrey
Salary: £24,000 rising to £ 25,000 after 6 months
I am currently recruiting for Senior Residential Support Workers based in Guildford and near Horsham.
Young people will come to this provider with varying life experiences, but commonly they have often been subject to varying levels of trauma. They may have suffered sexual, physical or emotional abuse or neglect.
This provider has four registered Children’s Homes within the Surrey and Sussex Borders. Each home is set in a rural location and offers a comfortable homely environment for young males aged 13-18 years.
Senior Residential Support Worker – £24,000 rising to £ 25,000 after 6 months
- The ideal candidates would have previous experience of working with teenage boys and have a willingness to further develop their skills.
- Level 3 diploma in Chidlren and Young People’s Workforce / Residential Childcare.
- You would need to be willing to engage the young people in a wide range of activities and support them through their time at the home guiding them towards Independence and Adulthood.
- You will need to be flexible with your working hours and be able to work a mixture of days, evenings and weekends.
- Average shifts for a would be usually 2 earlies and 3 lates per week with one sleep in per week
- Early shifts usually are 7am to 3pm
- Late shifts are 2.30 pm to 11pm
- Weekends are a 9am start unless sleeping in on a Friday or Saturday night when the start time would be 7.30am.
If you feel that you could use your skills to support this work through creating a caring and stimulating environment allowing for a range of opportunities and life experiences for the young people, challenge unacceptable behaviour, provide firm boundaries and provide care which meets the needs of the individual. Then we want to hear from you.
Please call Shannon on 07787168712 or email [email protected]
- £24000 – £25000 per annum + paid sleep ins, career progression
- Contact Name:
- Shannon George
- Job Duration:
- Job Industry:
- Children’s Residential
- Job Location:
- Guildford, Surrey
- paid sleep ins, career progression