Support Workers - Role Description
Support Workers play a vital role in the care of patients.
Residential support workers look after the physical and mental wellbeing of children or vulnerable adults in care.
If you enjoy helping people and want to make a difference to their lives, this job could be perfect for you.
In this job, it will be important to get on with people of all ages and backgrounds and gain their trust.
You'll need to have understanding and a non-judging attitude.

Work Activities
As a residential support worker your clients could include children in care, or adults with physical or learning disabilities, mental health problems, addiction issues or other emotional or social needs.

Your day-to-day tasks would vary according to the client group you work with, but might include: