Your new companyYou will have the opportunity to work for a reputable organisation that runs several homes within the North West. The service provides a safe and caring residential environment for children and young adults with severe emotional, behavioural difficulties and learning difficulties. Your new role As a support worker you will be providing support to vulnerable children and young adults in a residential setting. You will be expected to carry out risk and needs assessments, create reports and work collaboratively within a team. In addition to applying safeguarding policies and procedures whilst caring for the vulnerable persons in a residential setting, on activity days and whilst promoting independence. What you'll need to succeed In order to be considered for this role, relevant experience within a similar role is essential. An NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People is desirable. The successful Support Worker will also be adaptable, have excellent communication skills and must work well in a team. What you'll get in return Registration with Hays offers a free updated DBS, as well as an high-grade compliance process which is widely respected by our exclusive clients. In addition you will get the opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of children and young adults. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.