Residential Support Worker

  • Jobpaths4u
  • Deal, UK
  • 14/01/2019
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Are you looking for a long term rewarding career?


This is an exciting opportunity for a positive, enthusiastic and motivated individual who is flexible and has a desire to make a difference to help and support children and young people


You will play a full and effective role as a member of the staff team, providing high-quality assessment and residential care for young people.  


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To work to ensure the physical, emotional and identified primary care needs of children and young people are met
  • To work with young people and others to assess needs and to work jointly in the preparation, implementation, delivery and revision of Care Plans
  • Organise and take an active part in planned leisure activities
  • Be part of key work sessions, careers guidance and preparation for independence
  • To observe, maintain and develop recording procedures, particularly the maintenance of casework files
  • Carry out domestic duties
  • To undertake as directed, preventative, support and aftercare work using a range on intervention skills
  • Working as part of the multi-disciplinary team, to provide the highest quality of care for the children and young people
  • To attend, participate in, and take notes as requested for Team Meetings, Young Persons meetings, training sessions and other meetings as requested


Minimum requirements:

  • Hold or be prepared to work towards a level 3 qualification in children related work and be willing to undertake and complete further training and development
  • Some experience of working with children & young people
  • Able to work on a shift rota basis including sleep ins, weekends and bank holidays
  • An understanding of the social, cultural, physical and emotional needs of children and young people, especially those with challenging behaviour




  • 28 days a year annual leave
  • Full training


Closing date:  31st January 2019

Contact:  Ismail at Job Paths 4 U


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£8.00 - £8.30 per hour

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