Children’s Residential Team Leader


Education & Children’s Services

Salary – £18,000

(37.5 hours per week)

Job Description

My client is an award-winning care provider for children and adults in various locations across the UK. The client provides care and support for people with Learning disabilities, Mental Health and emotional behavioural and social difficulties amongst other diagnoses. We are now recruiting for a Team Leader to join their established team within a 5 bed home for young people age 14 – 19 years with mild spectrum learning difficulties associated with complex learning needs and challenging behaviours.

Job Summary and Duties

As a Senior Support Worker, you will work at their specialist residential service, where you will have responsibility for supervising a team of support workers on a day to day basis and coordinating the shift. Leading by example, you will be involved with supporting the young people with daily routines including accessing the community, personal care and domestic duties to promote independent life skills whilst managing some challenging behaviour.


  • As a senior support worker, you will need to be flexible and willing to work rotating shifts covering weekdays, nights and some weekends/ bank holidays


  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Travel Insurance
  • Online benefits portal and high street store cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Dental Insurance
  • Reduced price Gym membership
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Gourmet Society Card
  • Career Pathways – build your skills and plan for your future career with on-going training supported


For all roles, we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to the interview for all roles within our schools.


My client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. They will cover the cost of the DBS.

For more information please call Amber on 07398058944.


£17999 – £18000 per annum + Plus Sleep in Allowance
Contact Name:
amber leonard-toft
Job Duration:
Job Industry:
Children’s Residential
Job Location:
Hereford, Herefordshire
Plus Sleep in Allowance

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