Senior Support Worker / Team Leader

  • Job Reference: 00003861-1
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Mango Solutions Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Redditch
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Mango Solutions Recruitment are looking for a senior support worker/team leader to work with our client based in a childrens home in Worcestershire

07:00 - 22:30 (+ sleep-in)

Shift Pattern 2 on 4 off (sleep-in)



  • Total salary £32,214 - £33,584 (basic inclusive of sleeps)
  • Overtime hourly rate of £12.56
  • Enhanced hourly rate (selective days) of £17.56
  • £55 per sleep-in (TL's complete 9-11 sleeps p/m)
  • Birthday off and paid (value of £200 to £250)
  • £150 bonus for successfully completion probation period
  • Weekend standby incentive of £40 per day


Main duties and responsibilities:


  • Plan, manage, and lead the team
  • Ensuring the safety and well-being of the children 
  • Conducting regularly key working sessions with the young people
  • The requirement to sleep overnight at the home
  • Work flexibly, which includes office hours, early morning and late nights, regular weekend hours & bank holidays

Experience and qualifications:


  • Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare or equivalent qualification (ESSENTIAL)
  • Minimum of 1 year’s reference able experience working with children and young people in a residential home (ESSENTIAL)
  • Driving licence (ESSENTIAL)
  • Level 3 qualification in children's social care (required)


Mango Solutions are acting as the employment agency on behalf of our client