Senior Support Worker - Stoke on Trent

Are you looking for a chance to develop and excel in your career? Are you looking to work with children and young people every day making a difference?


A Senior Support Worker position is available working with children and young people with emotional behaviour disorders in a children's residential home.

As the Senior Support Worker, you're required to have strong leadership skills, experience and NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Children and Young People's Workforce (or equivalent)


For your hard work, you will receive employee recognition, management development programme, generous salary and more!


Benefits of the Senior Support Worker include:



  • Employee pension scheme

  • Generous annual leave

  • Management development programme

  • Employee referral scheme


Requirements of the Senior Support Worker:



  • Must have experience working in a children's residential home (EBD)

  • Experience working at Senior Support Worker level

  • NVQ Level Diploma in Residential Childcare or Children and young people's workforce

  • Clean Driving license

  • Excellent standard of written English for report writing

  • Be fully committed to work weekends, long days, sleep-in duties and early shifts


Responsibilities of the Senior Support Worker include:



  • Present yourself as an appropriate role model for the young children and staff members

  • Shift lead and delegate to the Residential Support Workers

  • Offer support and development for other members of staff and the young people

  • Work under the company guidelines and Ofsted regulations

  • Report and manage challenging situations and accidents appropriately

  • Provide an outstanding quality of care


Position: Full time


Salary £25,500


Location: Stoke on Trent


Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or for more information on this position please contact Laura Bretherton at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555 or Lbretherton@charecruitment.com




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