Do you have experience in supporting children and young people in a residential setting? Are you looking for a new permanent role as a Residential Support Worker in West Sussex?Do you believe that every child is deserving of a chance to have a fulfilling life?Randstad is proud to be supporting a leading provider of residential care for children and young people. The organisation has a number of high quality and spacious residential homes in West Sussex. The company's ethos is to encourage young people in their positive and personal development through a therapeutic based approach offering excellent opportunities to enrich young people's lives in the arts, sports and culture.The homes care and support adolescent males who have complex needs associated with sexually inappropriate behaviour between the ages of 8 - 16 years. Benefits of working with Randstad Education and Care:An array of roles in both the education and care sectorA specialist SEND consultant dedicated to finding you the perfect roleFlexible work patternsFree accredited e-learning upon registering with usSalary negotiation on your behalfBenefits of working with this care setting:You will receive a thorough induction Ongoing training opportunities. Free On-site parkingComfortable sleep in facilitiesPension option via NESTThe successful candidate will be responsible forParticipating in the day to day operation of the residential home in accordance with the care plans and behavioural management plans.To plan and prepare activities that meet the young people's needs and stimulate their learning and integration within the home.Supporting the young people on social and educational activities that help them in developing their learning and educational aspirations.Preparing meals encouraging and promoting healthy nutritional diets and a healthy lifestyle.Ensuring that all basic primary care needs are met and that you act as a role model at all times.To establish and maintain positive working relationships with parents/carers in a way that supports young people's learning and development and values parental involvement where appropriate.For this exciting but challenging role the ideal candidate mustHaveExperience and a good understanding of supporting children and young people in a residential setting.Work well under pressure, able to to prioritise and meet deadlines.Have a therapeutic approach.Have the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with colleagues and young people.Be honest , trustworthy , reliable and want to make a difference to a young person's life.You will be rostered 5 shifts per week - totalling 173 hours per month. This will include both early, late and weekend shifts as per your agreed rota. You will also complete one sleep-in shift per week for which you will be paid, in addition to your salary.Full UK Driving licenceIf you feel you are the ideal person for this role and are committed to making a difference to the lives of children and young people then email email@example.com or call me on 01293 527 416.Randstad Education and Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.Randstad Education and Care maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools and/or care settings.Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced child and adult DBS check.