Senior Support Worker - CYP - Northamptonshire

Senior Residential Support Worker

Northamptonshire (NN7/NN9/NN18)

From £19,500 (plus £62 per sleep-in)


My client has several brilliant children’s home homes in the Midlands and are now looking for a Senior Residential Support Worker to join their team.

Duties will include:

  • Working directly with children and young people ensuring that all their care needs are being met in line with the Children’s Homes Regulations
  • Planning, organising and leading others during the course of your working day
  • Ensuring that the team provides the highest quality care and therapeutic support to the young people at the Home
  • Acting as key worker for one young person, including co-ordinating the achievement of personal plans, providing any necessary support

For this exciting new role you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of work with young people with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties
  • QCF Level 3 in Residential Childcare/NVQ3 Caring for Children and Young People (or equivalent)
  • Experience of supervising staff and/or running shifts in a residential care setting
  • An understanding of the Care Standards Act (2002)
  • The ability to work shifts on a rota basis, including sleeping-in
  • A full UK driving license

If you are looking for a challenge and want to work for a fantastic provider of children’s homes, please call Elite on 01604 879345.


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