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    £31100 per annum

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    Nathan Bennett-Plant

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    02921 660 880

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    10 days ago

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    Nathan Bennett-Plant

Senior Support Worker- Children’s Residential Service
Fazakerley, Liverpool
£31,100 per annum 

Looking to speak to experienced Children's Support Staff looking to develop their careers within Children's Residential Services. Focused on inspiring and developing the independence of children and young people, this role is perfect for individuals looking to take the next step in their careers. 

Based within an OFSTED-regulated residential home, this role is focused on supporting individuals with EBD and Challenging behaviours. 

Your role will be focused on providing emotional, physical and mental support to children and young people aged 8-18. This can be through organising activities to develop independence, supporting educational studies, and developing methods to control and understand emotions and behaviours.

Working alongside management staff, your role as a senior support worker will take additional management responsibilities during shifts. This can include, working to develop rotas, scheduling shifts and holidays, and assisting RSWs with any concerns. Knowledge and understanding of children's services and safeguarding practices are key for this role. 

Pay and hours:

  • £24,000 per annum (non-inclusive of sleeps)
  • 2 on 4 off shift pattern
  • Additional £7,200 per annum from sleeps
  • Full-time, permanent position


  • NVQ L3 Children and Young People (essential)
  • Drivers (essential)
  • 2 years of recent experience within Children's Residential Services (essential)

If this position sounds of interest, please click "Apply". One of the Vetro team will be in touch to talk about the role in more detail and your experience.
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