Support Worker

Posted 16 November 2023
Salary £11.00 - £15.22 per hour + Holiday Pay
Job type Temporary / Shift Work
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameMarcel Jakter

Job description

Support Worker

We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic individuals to deliver children's services.

You will be required to support children and young people between the ages of 16-25.

Our client based in Stroud is a leaving care provision that supports children and young people move onto independence helping them live in a safe and peaceful environment.

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.

Shift Patterns for Support Worker:

Monday - Sunday on a rota basis including night shifts.

Waking night shifts: 19:30 - 07:30 including 3 nights on and 3 nights off repeating twice.

Day shifts: 07:30 - 19:30 including 3 days on and 3 days off repeating twice.

Requirements for Support Worker:

  • Full UK driver's (Desirable) be able to travel to Stroud
  • GCSE Maths and English or equivalent required.
  • Willingness to undergo further appropriate training courses.
  • All successful candidates will be subjected to an enhanced vetting process which will include a DBS check, Right to Work check and reference checks.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities for Support Worker:

  • Adhering to and producing effective risk assessments to meet a young person's individual needs and risk characteristics.
  • Facilitate the initial induction of young people into Trevone House at point of arrival ensuring a welcoming and inclusive attitude.
  • Promote a positive health and safety culture to meet and maintain company and external accreditation.
  • Create and maintain links with housing associations and housing providers in order to create opportunities for young people to transition into their own residence's standards.


  • Competitive salary
  • Temporary to Permanent opportunity available
  • Free training provided by Charles Hunter Associates

Pay Rate

  • £11.00 PAYE to £15.22 Umbrella depending on shift type

Location: Stroud, Gloucestershire

Location is a 14-minute walk to the nearest Gloucester train station with regular bus links.


If this role is of interest, please follow the next steps to apply.

Alternatively, please contact Marcel Jakter at or 01189485555 for more information on similar roles.