Community & Sport

Children’s Residential Support Worker

Not Specified

Children’s Residential Support Worker, Cannock

Children’s Residential Support Worker Cannock

Your new company
An established provider of Residential support for Children with challenging behaviour. Established over 20 years ago with multiple locations. Using a therapeutic approach to empower and promote personal growth for the young people.

Your new role
Working in a 2 Bed home, you will be an experienced Support Worker who enjoys getting involved to obtain the best outcomes for the young people. The role will involve transporting to school when required so will require a Full Clean Driving License and you to be comfortable driving service users. (you will not need to use own vehicle)
Experienced with Challenging Behaviour, CSE, Mental Health as well as have valid restraint training.

Various Shift types available, 0 inc Sleep, 0 , 1, 1 inc Sleep, Waking Nights
Permanent Options also available

What you’ll need to succeed
You will ideally have a Level 3 qualification in Children and Young People or Residential Childcare (or be working towards this) and have a minimum of 6 months experience of working in a children’s residential setting, within the last 2 years. You be a person who is passionate about supporting the needs of young people in residential care, will be able to combine your professional experience and skills to work with the young people on a day to day basis, to promote their independence. You will need to be confident in working with children and young people, be resilient in your approach and able to quickly build positive relationships with both the young people you will support and the staff team
Experienced with Challenging Behaviour, CSE, Mental Health as well as have valid restraint training.

What you’ll get in return
Working as a Support Worker through Hays Social Care, comes with many benefits, including:
Flexible working to suit your needs
£9+per hour
£250 reward when you recommend a colleague (terms and conditions apply)
Holiday Pay
Weekly pay
Free DBS Free mandatory and specialist training The opportunity to work with a variety of service providers and their homes, and/or to build a pool of homes where you become a regular member of their agency staff The ability to work ad-hoc or longer term block shifts Support with your next career move, through either a permanent or temporary to permanent job

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C’s, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency