Service Care Solutions Ltd

Residential Support Worker

Residential Outreach Worker needed with Wiltshire Council based in Melksham

Start Date- ASAP

Contract End date- initially 3 months

Hours per week - 37 hours per week

Salary - £20 ltd per hour

Location - Melksham


  • This role will be working for the Stronger Families Team based in Melksham

  • To support and assist the well-being of individuals and groups to assure their protection, security and development

  • The primary role is to establish strong relationships with young people and their parents or carers to enable a thorough understanding of barriers to them achieving positive outcomes

  • Deliver effective and appropriate interventions to young people progressing towards the edge of care, on the edge of care or experiencing placement breakdown

What is required?

  • Must have a flexible approach and work within a varied rota including on-call, evenings, weekends and sleeping-in overnight duties

  • NVQ Level 4 or equivalent significant experience in a relevant field

  • Proven experience of working with vulnerable adolescents

  • Experience working in a residential setting with children in care or on the edge of care

If you are interested please call Jemma Molloy on 01772 208964 or email me your CV -

If this role isn't right for you, but you know someone who would fit perfectly to our engaged and devoted team and you refer them, you will receive a referral bonus of £250.

The benefits of working with SCS;

  • A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact

  • Exceptional referral bonuses - £250 per referral placed in to work!

  • An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK

  • Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.

  • Payroll service twice a week.

  • Ltd and PAYE payment options available.

  • Annual training budget of up to £250 and continued online CPD training.

  • Excellent Annual Loyalty schemes / bonuses.

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

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