Residential Support Worker

Location: Exeter  |  Devon  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Sam Boggis
Job Reference: 41014
Salary: £20 - £25
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care are looking for a number of temporary Residential Support Worker’s to work with a residential unit in Exeter, Devon. These positions are initially for a period of 3 months and will be paying between £20 – £25 per hour.

The role:

The role would involve working shifts (including evenings, weekends and nights). We are looking for candidates who have minimum of 1 years children residential experience or candidates who have substantial experience of working in challenging behavioural settings (PRU/EBD schools etc).

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide a safe, caring, stimulating and secure environment for children and young people who have experienced significant trauma and need to be secured because they are a risk to themselves or others.
  • To create an environment within the Home that promotes positive respect for children, young people and staff. To work part of a team who are responsible for meeting individual care, health and education needs.
  • Encourage and enable children and young people to achieve their maximum potential whilst allowing them to assume responsibility for their actions to comply with statutory requirements for Secure Units and Children’s Homes.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: NVQ in Health and Social Care.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a residential setting in the UK.
  • Compliance: Recent DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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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