Residential Support Worker

Randstad Care
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Residential Support Worker


£16k - £21k depending on experience and qualifications

How would it feel to change the lives of young people? Imagine utilising your excellent communication and empathy skills to help young girls re-build their confidence. Now think about your future career aspirations - how would the Diploma Level 3 and Management Level 5 qualifications sound?

Working in our purpose built unit for young girls who have been sexually exploited, the nature of our work is sensitive and challenging, but vital in re-building their confidence and re-introduction into society. Our Support Workers are at the heart of this development and gain an amazing sense of job satisfaction knowing they have helped our girls on the path to enjoy normal relationships in life.

We've got a large outdoor garden where we hold BBQ's and even do trampolining! Our large modern living rooms have Sky TV, music systems and board games, as well as having quiet areas for making phone calls and chilling out.

Benefits for you:

  • Diploma Level 3 provided
  • Management Level 5 provided
  • 4 week paid training Monday to Friday to set you up for success
  • Opportunity to work with on-site Psychologist to further your skills and knowledge

What are your responsibilities?

  • 11 shifts per month including 6-7 sleep ins (sleep in rate £51.60)
  • Help the girls with shopping, finances and other daily tasks
  • Be a role model - help and guide
  • Professional conduct of the highest standards
  • Liaising with families, parents and other staff as required

What is required?

  • Experience in Emotional Behavioural Difficulties and Child Sexual Exploitation
  • You must be available to go through training Monday - Friday for 2 weeks, plus an additional 2 Thursdays
  • A true desire and passion to work in health and social care
  • The ability to deal with and handle sensitive cases
  • Excellent communication

If you have the experience and want to challenge yourself further, we'd love to speak to you - please get in touch on the below number!

Contact: Sandip Ghattaora

Recruitment Specialist West Sussex

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.