Back to Search Results

*****Shift Leader Residential Children's Home*****

  • Location:

    Gloucestershire, England

  • Sector:

    Services for children

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £30356 per annum + generous holiday allowance,

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Job Description

***Shift Leader***
***Residential Children`s Home***
Salary is £30,356 per annum which includes sleep ins.

***exciting opportunity***

A small independent Children Service are recruiting for a Level 3 Qualified Shift Leader / Senior Support Worker.

A close-knit service are looking for an experienced Shift Leader for a 4 bed residential home. You will be supporting vulnerable children (8 to 18 year old) who will have come from a background of trauma and experienced adverse childhood experiences.

As the Shift Leader you will be providing, and supporting the team to provide, a high standard of care, in a structure, stimulating, caring and safe environment which offers young people opportunities to be listened to and express their wishes, needs and feelings.

As the Shift Leader you will empower young people and teach them the necessary life skills, which will enable them to successfully move on to the next stage in their lives.

Main job duties:
- Help with the day to day running of the home
- Support clients with physical needs and activities
- Shift Planning and Leading alongside Manager
- Assisting with rotas and staff cover
- Compliance regulations
- Finance management
- Key working

Qualifying candidates:
- Must have knowledge of Ofsted requirements.
-strong interpersonal skills
-team player
-ability to lead and motivate
-good ability to interpret and respond to a range of emotions and behaviours.
-shift lead experience
-level 3 in Children and Young People qualification
-opportunity to work towards level 5 Diploma in leadership and Management in Residential Childcare.

Fantastic Benefit Package includes:
- Excellent induction, training, and development programme
- Chance to complete a free NVQ / QCF qualification whilst you work
- Generous holiday allowance
- Bonus scheme
- free onsite parking
- Pension scheme
-Cycle to work scheme

Plus many more.

If you are looking for a new role that will make a true difference to young people`s life`s then this is it!
Click apply or call Louise on 0117 9486300


Looking for a job? Register your CV now


Looking to recruit? Find the perfect hire today

Upload Job

Want to join our
​BS Social Care team? 

Join Now