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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Vetro Care

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25585 per annum, Benefits: AMAZING Benefits Package!!

  • Contact:

    Lewis Hill

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Lewis Hill

I have an INCREDIBLE opportunity for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join a fun, active, bubbly and homely Children’s Residential Service, near Hinckley, Leicestershire, to provide support to children with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties (EBD).
If you are someone who puts others first, and you want to do that in a setting where you can help shape the lives and futures of young people, then you are the perfect fit for this role!
Salary: £23,000 - £25,585 (dependant on number of sleep ins per week)
Location: Hinckley (LE10 postcode)
Hours: Full time - 169 hours per month
Shift Pattern: Long days, flexible but you must be able to work some weekends and sleep in shifts
**Due to the location of the home, I can only accept candidates that drive and have access to a vehicle**


  • Opportunity to gain Level 3 NVQ in Children and Young Peoples Workforce
  • Free meals whilst on shift
  • Getting paid to have FUN!
  • Casual dress code
  • Company pension
  • Access to discounts for shopping outlets, restaurants and cinema’s
  • Comprehensive Training Package including scheduled ongoing face-to-face training and CPD planning
  • Plenty of opportunities to maximise earnings and career development
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
Responsibilities of a Children’s Residential Support Worker:
  • To encourage the young people to do activities and take responsibility for their own lives depending on their age.
  • To keep the homely, friendly culture and environment of the homes.
  • To be able to deal with challenging behaviours when needed.
  • Protect children and young people from risks to their health and welfare.
  • Provide support for the children and young people in the home and to promote their independence and well-being.
  • Maintain a safe environment for the young people.
  • Ensuring the safety of the students and maintaining an up to date knowledge of the individual’s; care plan, guidelines, reward system and preferred method of communication.
  • Supporting poor behaviour safely and sympathetically.
  • Develop and maintain good working relationships with the staff, parents, Social Workers and other professionals that may be involved in the young people’s lives such as Psychologists.
  • Experience as a Children’s Support Worker, or with Young People is desirable
  • You MUST be a driver as you will be required to transport the young people from time to time
  • You MUST be over the age of 21
  • NVQ or QCF level 3 in Children & Young People is desirable but not essential 
If you’re a professional with the drive to make a real difference to the lives of young people, helping to shape their future, then I want to hear from you!

Click the ‘APPLY’ now and one of the Vetro team will be in touch.


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