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Children's Residential Support Worker Jobs

  • Location:

    Swansea, Wales

  • Sector:

    Support Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £17860 - £23920 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rachel Hutchings

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Vetro Recruitment have a number of exciting opportunities at a children's residential home in Swansea! Could this be the next step in your career?


Hours: 40 hours a week (worked across weekdays and weekends)

Shifts: 7am - 3pm / 3pm - 11pm / 11pm - 7am waking night/sleep-ins / possibility of long days

Salary: £17,860 - £23,920 per annum dependent on experience and qualification

Benefits: Excellent opportunities for relevant qualifications and training


Hours: A mix of mornings, afternoons, long days and waking nights or sleep-ins

Pay: £8.50 - £9.53 per hour including holiday pay

Benefits: Flexible work, weekly pay and a dedicated consultant

The opportunity:

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of children and young people? We are looking for passionate people to join our client on either a permanent or flexible agency basis. You will have the opportunity to support young people with Emotional Behavioural Difficulties in a residential home in Swansea. The client are able to offer placements to children and young people aged 0 to 18 years but are currently supporting two young people between 14 and 15 years old.

Our client's main goal is for the children and young people they support to become independent, a part of the community and for their confidence to develop so they can flourish in all they do. They are keen for those in their care to use the local community and sport to encourage personal development. If this is something that you would love to be involved with, you are the person we are waiting to hear from!

Your experience:

Due to the vulnerability of the young people you will be supporting, you will ideally have experience with children and young people already. Failing this, you will have worked in other Social Care settings such as mental health services or other environments where there are challenging behaviours. A Level 3 qualification would be beneficial although not essential. You must hold a full UK driving licence.

To apply:

If you're ready to apply, perfect! Send your CV to to start a quick and easy registration. Not quite ready or have some questions? Feel free to call me on 02921 660880 for a chat about the opportunities available!

At Vetro Care, we have over 100 years' combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role.

Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we're here to help.


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