Residential Support Worker

Residential Support Worker

Location: Broadstairs, Kent

Salary: £24,780 - £26,650 + Excellent Benefits

Full-Time, Permanent, 52 week per year

The Client:

A reputable educational firm, our client provides education for children and young people with severe intellectual disabilities within the autistic spectrum continuum.

The Role:

As a Residential Support Worker, you will play a pivotal role in providing support to the residential home during out-of-school hours.


* Collaborate with colleagues and professionals for child support.
* Prioritise health, well-being, and safety of children within the home.
* Enable effective communication between child / young person and parents / carers.
* Facilitate the contribution of each child / young person to household routines.
* Develop and update individual plans and support plans in collaboration with colleagues.
* Maintain compassionate and detailed records related to children/young people.
* Keep the young person at the centre during keyworker sessions and meetings.
* Carry out sleeping-in duties when required.
* Report concerns regarding safeguarding and child protection promptly to the Head of Residential Services or their deputy.
* Support young peoples learning and personal development.
* Advocate for their needs in schooling, healthcare, relationships, and social life.
* Work with all young people in the residential home.


* Experience working with children and young people or adults with additional educational needs.
* Ideally possess Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare or equivalent or must attain within 2 years of starting employment.
* Background in working with students with diagnosed difficulties (SALT, ASD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, etc.) (Desirable)
* Understanding of the Quality Standards.



* Free parking
* Meals provided
* Private healthcare
* Local Government Pension

Apply now for this exceptional opportunity to work with a dynamic team and further enhance your career.

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  • Location: Broadstairs, England
  • Salary: £24780 - £26650 Per Annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Posted: 29-Feb-2024
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