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Children's Residential Support Worker

St. Helens, Merseyside
£10.00 Per Hour
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Vetro Social Care is recruiting 2 Children's Residential Support Workers for a 3 bedded children's service in the St Helens area. You will be working alongside an experienced team of Managers and Support Workers to provide the best possible care for the young person in the home who will have EBD and challenging behaviour


  • Title: Children's Residential Support Worker
  • Pay: £10
  • Sleep rate: £45
  • Location: St Helens
  • Hours: 2 on 4 off (sleep shifts)
  • Full-time permanent position


  • Excellent Rates of pay
  • Free food while on shift
  • Support from a specialist consultant

The role:

What you'll be doing as a Children's Residential Support Worker

  • To support the children and young people in all day-to-day activities and interests
  • To promote the young person's independence and well-being for children with EBD and challenging behaviours
  • To attend weekends away, holidays and trips away with the Children who are between 8 and 17 years old
  • To attend weekend and evening activities to support the children and young people in their interests. This can range from climbing and baking cakes to weekend activities away!
  • To protect the children and young people from any risks to their health and welfare
  • To provide emotional and practical support to the young people within your home.
  • To ensure the safety of young people by maintaining up-to-date knowledge of care plans and guidelines
  • To support, overcome and learn to minimise incidents when behaviour can be challenging.

The successful candidate:

What you'll need to be successful as a Children's Residential Support Worker

  • A desire to create positive outcomes for vulnerable children and young people
  • Empathetic, caring and resilient nature
  • Some Professional or personal experience in a social care setting
  • Driving licence (Essential)
  • Relevant NVQ would be desirable!

Do you want to make a real, measurable difference to the lives of young people? If this sounds like your dream role, we would love to hear from you. If you think you're right for this Children's Residential Support Workerrole, then click the 'apply' button below.

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.

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  • Job Reference: 707319517-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Vetro Recruitment
    Vetro Recruitment
  • Location: St. Helens, Merseyside
  • Salary: £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Community & Sport
  • Job Type: Permanent