Residential Support Worker

Care Connect
Jersey (GB) (JE)
£31k per annum (pro rata), subsidised accommodation, low tax rate, free meals, varied rota
10 Feb 2021
10 Mar 2021
Silkteen Jersey Channel islands
Full Time
Contract Type

Children and Young Peoples Residential Support Worker for CYP aged 13-18 years.

Silkteen is a new Therapeutic Residential four-week programme in Jersey for young people aged 13-18 years delivered by Silkworth Charity Group.

The charity is looking to recruit two experienced support workers with a level 3 children and young peoples residential qualification for an immediate start to support the implementation and development of the service.

The programme aims to provided a nurturing caring environment and safe space to explore emotions and past experiences; increase awareness of our physical and emotional needs; consider positive choices, exploration and development of safe coping strategies, increase resilience and aspirations for young people.

The unit is based in a beautiful beachfront location and whilst the roles are initially fixed term for three and six months, there is an option to become a permanent member of the team and a resident of Jersey.

The work pattern is 38 hours per week covering a varied pattern of daytime and/or sleeping in/waking cover.

If you have any questions, or would like an informal chat please contact Honor Blain by emailing