Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Residential Support Worker

Residential Support Worker needed with Devon County Council

Start Date- ASAP
Contract End date- Initially 3 months
Location - Exeter
Hours per week - 37 hours per week
Salary - £23 ltd an hour


  • To work within a Secure Children's Home that is a multi-disciplinary service for children and young people across England and Wales aged 10-17 years who had their liberty restricted due to the risk they pose to themselves and

  • To provide a safe, caring, stimulating and secure environment for children and young people who have experienced significant trauma

  • To create an environment that promotes respect for children, young people and staff

  • Encourage and enable children and young people to achieve their maximum potential whilst allowing them to assume responsibility for their actions

  • Undertake specific responsibilities that maintain and improve the service and functioning of the home

  • Undertake duties relating to the maintenance of administrative systems and procedures and participate in service analysis and evaluations

  • Carry out observations and assessments on young people; providing information to the case co-ordinator and detailed information for reports for the children and young persons' reviews and secure criteria meetings

What is required?

  • Experience of working with children and young people with challenging behaviours ideally in a residential or similar setting

  • English GCSE (pass)

  • NVQ 3 relevant qualification (e.g.

    Health and Social Care, Children and Young People's Workforce) or, other relevant qualification

  • Must hold a valid UK driving license and have access to a car

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact

  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!

  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK

  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

  • Payroll service twice a week.

  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.