Senior Residential Support Worker

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£25000 - £30000 per annum
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Arch Resourcing are looking for a Senior Support Worker to work in a therapeutic Children's Residential Home in Harrow.

Duties of Senior Support Worker: 
  • To provide primary basic care and a nurturing, therapeutic environment to help the child
  • progress
  • Manage the home effectively in the absence of the home manager or deputy manager.
  • Effectively lead shifts, direct and support the staff team.
  • To mentor and support staff and manage individual and team performance to ensure a standard
  • of excellent service delivery.
  • Ensure the effective monitoring and control of all expenditure accounted for in accordance with
  • financial procedures.
  • To manage health and safety processes in the home including implementation and monitoring
  • of risk assessments.
  • To contribute to the normal development of the children and young people through the provision
  • of a healthy lifestyle to enable them to reach their fullest potential by providing a variety of
  • stimulating activities and a consistent and caring adult model.
Senior Support Worker Hours of Work: 
  • 40 hour week
  • Shifts will be worked on a basis of 2 days on/4 days off
  • Sleep in shifts are paid over and above the base salaries shown (additional £5,000 per annum)
Benefits of Senior Support Worker: 
  • An exceptional bonus structure linked to Ofsted reviews
  • Extra shifts - when others are on leave, these are first offered to permanent staff & are paid as
  • overtime.
  • Continuous training and career progression opportunities
  • Staff referral bonus scheme
Requirements of Senior Support Worker:
  • Experience working in a children's residential in a Senior or Team Leader position
  • Level 3 qualification in residential childcare or children & young peoples workforce.
**If you are a Senior Support Worker then we would like to hear from you. Please send your CV to or call 07873 233 105 for more information**
Recruiting this role:
Stephen Ridley
Stephen Ridley