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Residential Support Worker

Exeter, Devon
Job Type
6 Oct 2020
Seven Social Care is looking for a Residential Support Worker to fill an exclusive opportunity specialising in Behaviour issues in a secure unit.

The role:

To provide a safe, caring, stimulating and secure environment for children and young people who have experienced significant trauma and need to be secured because they are a risk to themselves or others.

Key Responsibilities:

Recording and Documenting
Care Plans
Liaising within outside agencies and internal clinical teams
Transporting the children to school, extra activities, social activates and appointments)
Helping the children access education
Household Jobs (Laundry, cooking, cleaning)
Implementing routine into the children's everyday
Attending and conducting key work sessions with the children
Staff supervision
Working closely with the home manager and deputy
Ensuring all staff on shift are completing their duties to the highest possible standard
Applicant Requirements:

Must have 1 year working within a residential unit with Children
Driving Licence (Preferred)
Must be 18
NVQ level 3 in Children and young people (preferred not essential)
Good verbal and written English
Good attitude towards children and will to help them
Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you're not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Social Worker who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Social Care. As a little 'thank you' from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role
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  • Job Reference: 179573269-2
  • Date Posted: 6 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary