Residential Support Worker - Kettering

Residential Support Worker

Children’s Home


Average £22,800 per annum including sleep-in

I am currently recruiting staff to work at a brilliant children’s home in Kettering, caring for young people aged 10-18.

In this role you be ensuring young people care receive the best level of care available.  Duties will include:

  • Providing a high standard of physical, emotional and social care, which will include the safety and well-being of the young person together with an understanding of their special needs at all times
  • Sharing domestic duties that relate to the care and welfare of young people e.g. housework, cooking, shopping etc
  • Leading by example and promoting good staff morale
  • Forging positive links and relationships within the community, participating in connection with schools and colleges, health professionals, and leisure activities
  • Ensuring acceptable standards of behaviour are maintained by the young people
  • Challenging, directing and guiding where necessary
  • Implementing the agreed placement planes of each young person and ensure that individual goals are met

For this post you must have:

  • Experience of working with young people
  • The ability to communicate with people at all levels
  • Experience of dealing with challenging behaviour
  • A full UK driving licence
  • The ability to work shifts and sleep-ins on a rota basis

For more information on these roles, please call Elite on 01604 879345.

Due to NMS applicants must be over 21 years of age.


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