Senior Children’s Residential Support Worker - Cannock

  • Salary £18,200 to £21,200
  • Location Cannock
  • Time Permanent
  • Created 05-10-2019

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Senior Children’s Residential Support Worker


£18,200 - £21,200 per year




We are looking for a Senior Children’s Residential Support Worker to join our growing team in Cannock, who has previous experience of working within a LD Children’s Residential setting, who holds an NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People.

This candidate must have sound knowledge of the Quality Care Standards that govern Children’s Residential settings and have the skills and qualities needed in providing the high quality of care to the children residing at the home.

The home is a 3 bed that specialises in children / young adults between the ages of 8-18 with LD.

Duties and responsibilities held by the successful candidate include:

Supporting young people in their day-to-day routines

Completing and maintaining administrative records as required by the home

Providing a positive role model for the young people

Developing and maintaining professional working relationships.

Working Hours

This position requires sleep-ins and work hours are across 7 days on a rota basis.

Providing personal care may be required with this position due to the needs of some of the Children/Young People in our care.

The Candidate

Previous experience in a senior role

Previous experience in a children’s residential setting

Candidate must hold a Full UK Driving License

Candidate must hold a Level 3 NVQ in Children & Young People OR Level 3 NVQ in Health & Social Care


Equates to £18,200 per year + £3,000 sleep ins.

To Apply

Please apply online or give us a call on 01543 226180

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