Children’s Residential – Complex Trauma Services

We are the Cambian group, one of the largest independent providers of care and education for children and young people. We believe that everybody has a personal best and we strive to show our young people their potential.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our children’s homes, for Residential Support Workers! We are looking for a caring and compassionate person with the desire to help children and young people, by making a positive difference to their lives.

Essential Information

– We offer full time and bank contracts
– We offer a basic payment of £11.92 to £12.54, plus £2800 to £3600 sleep in payments (based on 8-10 sleep ins per month)
– 224 hours of paid annual leave per annum
– You will receive a monthly rota
– This is a 365 day a year job, including Christmas, new year and all the fun holidays but it is even more fun when you celebrate with the children!
– The shifts are flexible and there are sleep ins involved (which are essential). The hours differ depending on which home you are based in
– You MUST be 21 due to Ofsted regulations
– No experience needed


– Refer a friend payment scheme
– Enrolled on to a work place pension scheme after three months of employment
– Progression within the company
– Over time paid at x1.25
– Fully paid 10-day induction course
– Enhanced DBS, paid for by Cambian Group
– Enrolment on to NVQ level 3 Children and Young People’s Workforce after successful completion of six-month probationary period

Although we love experience we care looking for real people to create a family environment for our children. Are you great at being calm in situations? Offering advice? A good listening ear and have the ability to show unconditional positive regard? Then we want to hear from you!


Location: Swadlincote, DE12 6NG

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