Residential Support Worker - Children's
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Castle Recruitment Solutions are one of the Nottingham's number one leading recruitment agency, successfully helping more individuals find work than any other agency. We are currently looking for dedicated support workers in the Nottinghamshire area to work within the children's residential services that we work with.
Do you want to start your career in childcare with a company that will invest in you?
We are looking for Residential Support Workers to join our team.
As a Residential Care Worker, you will be a vital member of a team that provides a nurturing and positive ‘parenting’ environment to help build positive relationships with our children and provide high levels of care and allow them to achieve amazing outcomes. The role is to promote and encourage independence and life skills for our young people, ensuring that their safety and wellbeing underpins every decision we make.
You'll be supporting children and young people with EBD, Learning Disabilities, Physical Disabilities, mental health and complex care needs. You'll have the opportunity to work long days, days with sleep and waking nights depending on your commitments and availability. You will support and encourage the young people in your care, providing physical, mental and emotional support, promoting their independence and supporting their individual needs.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experienced support worker with specific experience working with children and young people. A level 3 in health and social care or equivalent is desirable but not essential. Having your own transport will be beneficial as the locations you will be expected to travel to have limited transport access. You'll also be someone who has a strong desire to make a difference.
For more information about a particular vacancy or to discuss your recruitment needs in more detail, contact Castle Recruitment Solutions on: 01159 987 438 or email