Brook Street

Senior Residential Support Worker

Brook Street
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, England
£20000 - £25000 per annum + sleep in allowance
14 Feb 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

You will join a small, established residential care home based in the Sutton Coldfield region. This exciting opportunity offers you the opportunity to join a developing and expanding provider who prides themselves on staff retention and development, but most importantly, has not lost the passion and drive to make a difference to the lives of the young people they support.

You will join this organisation in a senior residential support worker capacity and take a key role in leadership for this service. You will ensure the care and welfare of each child and provide guidance and support to all RSWs. You will be responsible for staff supervisions, leading shifts, ensuring placement plans are followed, policies, procedures, risk assessments and rotas. You will also play a key role in promoting education, social inclusion and independent living skills.

You will be required to work a varied shift pattern to include sleep in cover. To meet the needs of the service you must have flexibility to also work some weekends and evenings on a rota basis.

To apply for this vacancy, you must already have a proven background within the children`s residential care sector. Perhaps you are a highly skilled RSW looking for their next step on the career ladder or a skilled senior support worker who would like their next challenging within a company which offers continued training and growth.
I am looking for a senior support worker whose is a motivated, professional and caring individual who can inspire the young people in their care. You will be driven, passionate and a role model for the young people you support.

You will demonstrate a competent understanding of the children`s residential care sector and be able to demonstrate excellent team leading skills. To apply for the senior RSW role, you will be qualified to QCF level 3 in health and social care (children and young people) and due to nature of this role, you must be 22 years and above and hold a full UK driving licence.

This exciting role is offering a salary up to £25000 per annum dependent on experience. You will also be entitled to a competitive sleep in allowance. You will also receive continued, focused training and development and genuine career progression opportunities.

Applications can be submitted via email or online via the BS Social Care website

If you would like to discuss this vacancy before submitting your details, please contact me between the hours of 9-530pm Monday to Friday to discuss this vacancy and others like this.