White Trees Residential provide short and long term residential services for young people aged from 11-18 with emotional and behavioural difficulties, in a therapeutic homely environment. White Trees has been established for 12 years and we currently have 5 homes (two in Braintree and one in each of sawbridgeworth, Harlow and Saffron Walden) which are all consistently rated good with OFSTED.

We are currently recruiting for a Waking Night Residential Support Worker to work within our residential home setting in Saffron Walden. As part of a team, you will be supporting young people in placement throughout the night.

We require that all of our support workers are:

  • Passionate about supporting & developing our future generation
  • Dedicated and committed to empowering young people to achieve their full potential
  • Compassionate and reflective
  • Have the ability to remain calm and professional when a young person is in a crisis
  • Solution focused
  • Flexible and responsive in order to meet the needs of our young people which can change day to day
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Have a valid driving license

Waking Night Support Worker Responsibilities:

  • To ensure young people are provided a safe and secure environment overnight
  • To help young people to relax and feel comfortable in their rooms at night
  • Uphold the homes rules and boundaries
  • Support young people with behavioural issues/problems that may arise in the night

Our team are dedicated to building brighter futures for our young people, if you feel this is something you could help us to achieve we would love to speak with you. 

Life at WhiteTrees Group