Residential Support Workers

Location : Rotherham, Doncaster, Sheffield and Nottinghamshire

Job Term : Full-time – Permanent & Bank/Casual

Salary : £19,817 – £25,032 per annum + Sleep-in allowance. Sleep-in’s are required as part of this role.


Exciting career opportunities has risen with Happy Group Ltd (HGL). We are looking for Residential Support Workers to work within our mixed gender Children’s Homes. The homes are registered for young people aged 8 years to 17 years.

This is a fantastic opportunity, working for an established regional Children’s Organisation with incredible career progression, offering stability, staff care, funded training and support to gain relevant skills and qualifications.

Overall Purpose of Role

To provide an effective service to young people within the context of the Organisations policies and procedures. To work as a member of the team. To provide care, guidance, control and support to the young people with violent & aggressive behaviours, disabilities and/or complex health care needs and in appropriate cases, to work with their families or carers.

Requirements of the post

Preferably a Level 3 Diploma Children’s Workforce in Residential Childcare or equivalent
Experience with working with young people preferably in a residential home
Experience of working with service users with low self-esteem and challenging behaviours
Supporting staff with young people with complex needs, including health needs and interventions (including medication administration)
Committed to the vision of working to the ethos and culture of HGL
To work on a rota basis 365 days a year, (inc. weekends/Bank Holiday)
The benefits you can expect as a Residential Support Worker working for Happy Group Limited:

Competitive rate of pay, including a progressive pay scale based on experience, qualifications, and performance
Full induction programme
Company pension scheme
Team away days
Free specialised training and accredited qualifications
First access to internal roles, and managerial positions in Happy Group Limited before these are advertised
Access to our free Employee Assistance Program which is confidential and available 24/7
Store discount
Referral programme
Free meals, snacks and drinks on shift for all residential staff
Free parking
Work remotely

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.00-£12.00 per hour


Company pension
On-site parking
Store discount
Transport links
Wellness programme

Support Environment: 3 years (preferred)

Diploma level 3 in Residential Child Care (preferred)
Work Location: On the road

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