Residential Support Worker

Location: London Arena  |  Greater London  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Brandon Peet
Job Reference: 44597
Salary: £11.5 - £11.5
Job Status: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for Residential Support Workers to fill an exclusive opportunity specializing in the wellbeing of children and adults to work in London E13.

The role:

As a Residential Support Worker, you will be responsible for acting as a link worker for Foster Carers and looked after children. The role of a Residential Support Worker is a key position that brings together the needs of looked after children and young people, the support and management of foster carers, liaison with the placing authority and the administration and delivery of the service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertake initial visits & Form F Assessments.
  • Carry out stringent assessment that could possible be presented in court
  • Ensure that at all times you work with a commitment to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: NVQ 3 in Health & Social Care
  • Experience: 2+ years working with children as a Residental Support Worker in the UK.
  • Compliance: Up to date and DBS.
  • Travel: The ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.
  • Skills: Great observation skills & neat handwriting

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.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.