Senior Residential Support Worker

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Residential Support Worker to join a specialist organisation based in Birmingham.

Posted: 6 Feb 2024


  • £13.00-£14.50 per hour


  • Halesowen

Job Type:

  • Permanent
  • Full-time

The organisation currently run a number of Semi Independent homes for young people aged 16-21. They will shortly be opening their first Residential Care Home for children aged 8-18 with EBD. The new service is based in Halesowen. We are looking to recruit a Senior Residential Support Worker to join this new home.


The position is full time and the pay rate will be dependent on qualification and experience. You will work 2 long days, 7am to 10pm with sleep ins, followed by 4 days off.


The Senior Residential Support Worker role involves:

  • To maintain a high quality of care and support which meets the physical, emotional, intellectual, social, and cultural needs of the children and young people.
  • Establishing positive relationships with the young people and always offering them unconditional and positive regard
  • Keeping accurate records and providing written reports on young people for planning meetings, reviews, or any other meetings, as directed by the line manager
  • Actively contributing to the development of the team and supporting RSW’s to develop within their role
  • Being aware of childcare plans for all young people and providing support for colleagues by maintaining consistency in the execution of those plans
  • Attending and contributing to regular supervision sessions in line with the national minimum standards
  • Conducting monthly supervisions with your team


In order to apply, you will need:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a residential setting with children and young people, one of which must be in a supervisory role.
  • A full UK Driving Licence
  • An NVQ Level 3 or 4 in Children and Young People
  • Working towards or willing to complete an NVQ Level 5 Qualification.


Interested in this role? Apply now or call 0121 368 0900.

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