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Residential Support Worker

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Vetro Care, Support Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £17062 - £17550 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Watts

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Watts

I am currency recruiting for R residential Childcare Worker positions for a small children's residential provider for their homes in various locations in Birmingham. Each home accommodates 4 Young People with Emotional and Behavioural Disorders aged between 7 and 17. 

Each home is strategically located so the Young People can utilise public transport links for 
Desirable improved social and emotional activities. 

The homes are located in Handsworth, Erdington, Selly Park and Sutton Coldfield

Salary & Hours

£8.75 - £9.00 p/hour 
Permanent full time position - 37.5 hour p/week
Day shift patterns: early (7:30am - 3pm) late (3pm - 10:30pm) late & sleep (3pm - 8am)
Long day (7:30am - 10:30pm) long day plus sleep (07:30am - 8am) 
Waking nights: 10pm - 8am) 


Provide a nurturing, therapeutic environment and care, support and supervision to help the
children and young people to progress. This includes household tasks, cooking, shopping, laundry
and independent living skills to the children and young people.
Maintain a safe environment that complies with Health and Safety and other legal requirements.
Maintain up to date knowledge of the statutory and procedural framework for residential care.
Undertake any other duties as may be necessary and as directed by senior staff.


Full UK Driving licence with access to own vehicle
Previous experience working in a children's residential setting
NVQ Level 3 in Children & Young People is desired but not essential


Annual Leave. Entitlement for permanent staff is 20 days per year, plus Bank and Public Holidays.
Opportunity for development with NVQ Level 3 in Children & Young People 
Pension Scheme 

Call Alexandra for a confidential chat on 029 21 660 880 or apply via this job ad.

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