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Residential Support Worker

Full Time
Role Type
Working hours per week

CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services. CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions.

We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care.
We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents. To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care.

All applicants will be subject to satisfactory references and all employees are checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

CareTech are proud to announce they are a Disability Confident Leader.

Residential Support Worker – Complex/SE Care

£10.08-£10.70 per hour - Flexible working options are available (full/part time/bank shifts)

Cambian Complex Care are offering an exciting new way to work not only offering you a work/home life balance but where your hobbies and passions can become part of your working day.

Shift Pattern Example: 2 full days on 4 days off on a rolling rota equals a minimum of 10 shifts and sleep ins per month, there is a £30 per night sleep in rate, this takes the average salary up to - £24.022.24.

**£1000 refer a friend bonus** + CPD opportunities after successfully passing probation.

Are you looking to make a real difference to the lives of others?

In the south west we currently have Young people’s residential homes across parts of Cornwall, across Devon and into Somerset and Dorset, we look after young people between the ages of 11 – 17 years with complex and varying behaviours.  

We are looking for caring individuals with a passion for anything – Your passions have the potential to enhance our young people’s experience within Cambian, this will in turn develop their skills in resilience, team building, leadership, communication, building confidence and supporting their goals for independent living.

You will provide support to young people who may be struggling to settle into their routines, this would include checking on the child’s welfare throughout your shifts and providing any required support in line with their care plans. Duties may also involve, general household tasks and completing administration work. This package of care, which you will play an important part, is aimed to support the development and the mental wellbeing of the children in our care.

We offer a full ongoing training and professional development plan including recognised qualifications for anyone wishing to change career. As an organisation we actively encourage candidates from a variety of backgrounds, professions and interests to ensure we provide a blended and balanced community in order to achieve the best outcome possible for our young people.


Be able to establish positive supporting, nurturing relationships ensuring our children feel safe and cared for
Be enthusiastic and a team player
Be proficient in the use of Microsoft packages
Hold a full UK driving licence

In return - Cambian Group offer a commitment to develop all personnel in order to achieve their own career ambitions within the group.


· Level 3>5 Diplomas Fully Funded

· On-Shift Meals Provided

· Proven Management Development Program

· Tax Free Childcare & Employer Pension Scheme

· Mileage Allowance & Free Parking

· High Street Discount Scheme

· Dental and Optical Simply Health Plan (after 2 years of service)

About the Cambian Group

We are one of the largest providers of specialist education and behavioural health services for children/ young people in the UK.

Although our work embraces many specialist disciplines, we all have the same purpose: To enable all people in our care to achieve their personal best.

We provide services to almost 2,000 children and young people across 224 locations. We work with the majority of local authorities in England and Wales and employ more than 3,800 people.

Requirements for DBS and reference checking will be undertaken in line with government regulations and safer recruitment best practice.

The Cambian Group are an equal opportunities employer.


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