Senior Support Worker

Posted 26 April 2024
Salary £30160 - £31160 per annum + Including Sleep ins
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameJordan Bright

Job description

Please do not apply for this job if you require sponsorship to work in the UK. This position is only available for those who have right to work in the UK.

Do you want to work with children who have had difficult starts to life? Do you want to work term time only? Are you empathetic, enthusiastic and want to make a difference? Do you have experience working with young people, youth or children? Apply here!

My client, a national provider who support children and young people who have suffered abuse, neglect and have developed behavioural difficulties, are looking to hire Support Workers in their purpose-built children's home in Taunton.

The home delivers personalised support to young people aged between 8-18 years old who display emotional, behavioural difficulties to help them move forward from their difficulties and learning disabilities. The Support Workers are integral to the development of the young people.

The Senior Support Worker job is a permanent full-time job paying £30,160 + £43.27 per sleep-in) My client will consider applications from graduates with relevant degree, candidates with no practical experience but genuine passion for working with young people.

The successful candidate must have

  • Experience working with children or young people in some capacity (children's social care, youth work, volunteering, education or interest in psychology, youth development and vulnerable young people)
  • Willing to work term time only.
  • Positive mentality who is resilient, empathetic and has a genuine passion for improving outcomes of young people.
  • Clean DBS
  • Must have a valid Driving License.

Please follow the instructions on this website to apply your interest, or alternatively for more information on this position please contact Jordan Bright at Charles Hunter Associates on 0118 948 5555 or via email at