Residential Children Support Worker - Secure Unit - Weekends

Residential Children Support Worker required to support a secure children unit in Southampton on Weekends.

From £15.00 per hour + holiday pay.

You will be required to support young people added 10 years - 17 years who have complex needs, and present a significant risk of harm to themselves and others.

Weekend Shifts:

7:30 - 15:15



Responsibilities for you as the Therapeutic Residential Support Worker:

  • Ensure the young people's needs are met at all times

  • Ensuring the safety of children and young people is met at all times

  • Participate in activities with the children both in and out of the home

  • Work in collaboration with social workers, parents, and other care professionals

  • Be familiar with and follow the Local Authority Child Protection Procedures

  • To attend training when required

  • To be flexible when required

Benefits for you as the Therapeutic Residential Support Worker:

  • Ability to change the lives of vulnerable children and young people

  • Opportunity for permanent employment

  • Training paid for by the agency, and or organisation.

Requirements for you as the Therapeutic Residential Support Worker:

  • Enhanced DBS Child & Adult on the update service

  • Experience working with vulnerable young people in a residential setting

  • Encouraging and supportive attitude

  • NVQ Level 3 in Residential Child Care or equivalent

  • Car Driver with full clean license is desirable

Location - Southampton

Rate - From £15.00 per hour

If you are interested in this Therapeutic Residential Support Worker role, please call Emily Game on 0118 948 5555 or email

If this role isn't for you but you are interested in a career in Social Care, please get in touch as we have many opportunities available!

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