Children''s Team Leader/Senior Support Worker

Posted 21 February by Chase Personnel Easy Apply


New development opening August 2017

Residential Support Workers wanted for a brand new, picturesque development in Hereford!

Superb progression opportunities

£9.14 per hour, £62.50 per Sleep In plus FREE training

2 days on, 4 days off

Experienced and welcoming team

No experience necessary

Driving licence essential due to location of service

Do you believe that some of your best traits are compassion, empathy and friendliness? Would you say that you're the type of person who likes to make people smile? Would you like to work in a job that adds real value to people’s lives and at the same time offers you an actual career and job security? If this is how you see yourself, and these are the things you're looking for, then this is the right job opportunity for you.

My client pride themselves on their friendly, innovative, person-centred, empowering and positive values that we reflect as a company. We are seeking candidates who share the same passion for the values as they do, offering a career where you can develop these attributes further. Does this sound like you? Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to our Young People’s lives? Then we need your support!


The establishment is a brand new specialist service for children who present with emotional, behavioural and other complex needs. Based in Hereford, they care for Young People with varied interests and requirements, so each person is respected and valued as an individual, with tailored programmes to address the specific and changing needs of the individual.

They pride themselves on providing a safe, warm and nurturing environment with a high standard of care and accommodation for children, ensuring excellent delivery of care.

Due to on-going development, my client is seeking caring, committed and compassionate Support Workers to join their aspirational team. Whilst experience definitely isn’t essential, we don’t just want anyone! We are looking for courageous and committed individuals who can communicate these attributes within a challenging yet rewarding environment. In return, my client will provide you with superb training and progression opportunities, in tandem with good rates of pay and a benefits package. We have over 250 Services as far North as Inverness and as far South as Kent, and all areas in between. They are looking for enthusiastic, person-centred individuals who share the same passion for care as we do! Our Young People have varied likes and interests, whether this be trains, cooking, art or going to the cinema; sometimes they need support and this is where you come in to help them live fulfilling and independent lives.

Benefits of the job:

£62.50 per Sleep In

• They provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards

• They provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care

• They have a proven progression path - most of those who started as Support Workers are now Residential Managers

• They offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, special retail discount vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme

• They offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector

- Fantastic new facilities and friendly staff


- QCFor NVQ Level 3 in the Children and Young People's Workforce

They have bank and permanent positions available to suit - If you are caring, compassionate and a good communicator and would like to commit to the first stage of the process, get in touch today! Please note, a driving licence is preferred due to the location of our service and the requirements of the role.

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us. Under the Equality Act 2010, some posts may have a minimum age requirement, based on the age of the oldest child within the service you are applying for.

Reference: 34530002

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