Senior Children's Residential Support Worker

Posted 09 November 2023
Salary £30580.80 - £33580.80 per annum
LocationLeicester
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Work & Care
Reference13720
ContactMaeve Speed

Job description

Opus People Solutions are seeking a Senior Children's Residential Support Worker in Thringstone.

You, a Senior Children's Residential Support Worker, will play a crucial role in providing a safe, nurturing, and inclusive environment for young residents. You will act as a professional parent, providing nurturing care for young people and guiding more junior members of the team.

Your new employer offer excellent opportunities to excel your career, with genuine progression pathways to become a Deputy Manager, including fully funded training and qualifications.

You will have:

  • Experience working within residential child care, child protection or a similar position.
  • NVQ Level 3 or QCF (Caring for Children & Young People) or equivalent qualification.
  • Full UK Driving License

You will be working in a varied and rewarding role, where no 2 days are the same. You will be working a variety of shifts, including sleep ins which are paid at an extra £62.64 on top of your pay.

A large part of the job is being involved in activities with the children, being creative, getting outdoors and having lots of fun! If you have an existing hobby you could bring, even better!

For more information, apply today! Don't worry too much if your CV isn't up to date, send what you've got and we'll go from there.

*All applicants will be contacted.