Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Chertsey


A Senior Support Worker role is available working with a "good" Ofsted rated care provider, working with children and young people with learning difficulties and complex needs.

You will be working in a 6-bed respite centre with young people up to the age of 18. You're required to provide an outstanding quality of care, take part in a range of activities and act as an appropriate role model.

You're required to take responsibility for the whole shift, take charge in the absence of the Co-ordinator and support the young people at all times.

Benefits of the Senior Support Worker role include:

No sleep-ins are required, as there is a dedicated waking night team!
On-site parking
Receive your rota 1 month in advance
Pension scheme
30 days of annual leave (six weeks)Requirements of the Senior Support Worker:

You must have experience working at Senior Support Worker level
Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare or Level 3 Children and Young People's Workforce *essential
Experience manual handling, safeguarding and food hygiene is desirable
Good standard of written English for report writing
Clean UK driving license is desirable
Personal care is requiredResponsibilities of the Senior Support Worker include:

You're required to take responsibility for the shift, this includes handover
Ensure you and your colleagues are working under the companies rules and regulations
Provide an outstanding quality of care, support and assistance to the young people
Support Senior staff members and ensure the support workers are working towards the needs of the young people
Act up in the absence of the Co-ordinator and help out with the rota when required
Be responsible and act appropriately during challenging situationsSalary: £23,156 (£12.37)

Location: Chertsey

Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or for more information on this position please contact Laura Bretherton at Charles Hunter Associates on (phone number removed)
Role: Senior Support Worker - Chertsey
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Chertsey, Surrey,

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