Ref. 62848

Senior Support Worker

  • Location: Sunderland, England
  • Salary: £11 - £13 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Senior Support Worker at Sunderland City Council

The role:

37 Hours Per Week

Senior Support Workers are expected to contribute to care plans and ensure all records are completed.

The service operates 24/7 and the post will involve providing a range of care and support to vulnerable children and young people who require high levels of support to meet a range of complex needs.

All posts will involve working shifts- including bank holidays, early morning, evenings, weekends and waking nights.

We are looking for suitably qualified/ experienced staff to work when required.

For all of the roles it is essential that you have the following skills and attributes:


      Hold Level 3 Diploma in Children and Young People or equivalent

Experience of working in a registered children’s home

Experience of working with children and young people

A positive caring outlook and enabling attitude

Experience of or ability to deliver complex support and health needs including, PEG Feeding, hoisting, postural care

A willingness to go the extra mile

Have excellent written and communication skills

Enjoy a challenge and be flexible in your approach to work

The ability to work evenings, night shifts, weekends and bank holidays

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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