Children’s Residential Support Worker

Are you ready for a unique adventure in one of the most stunning locations on Earth? We’re thrilled to announce a rare opportunity for a Children’s Residential Support Worker to join us on a 6-month locum contract in the breathtaking Falkland Islands!

The Falkland Islands: Nestled in the South Atlantic Ocean, the Falklands boast pristine landscapes, abundant wildlife, and a tight-knit community renowned for its warmth and hospitality. From rugged coastlines to vast open spaces, this remote paradise offers an unparalleled setting for those seeking adventure and new experiences.

Role Overview:
As a Children’s RSW, you’ll play a crucial role in providing care and support to children/young people in residential care and adults withing the community.

Your responsibilities will include assisting residents with daily tasks, promoting independence, and fostering a safe and supportive environment. This position offers a unique opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others while immersing yourself in the rich culture of the Falklands.

Why Choose Us?
Adventure Awaits: Explore stunning landscapes, encounter diverse wildlife, and embrace the thrill of living in one of the world’s most unique destinations.
Community Spirit: Join a close-knit community that values inclusion, diversity, and mutual support. Experience the warmth and friendliness of Falkland Islanders firsthand.
Professional Growth: Enhance your skills and broaden your experience in a dynamic and rewarding work environment. Benefit from ongoing training and development opportunities.
Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a healthy work-life balance in a place where natural beauty surrounds you at every turn. Take advantage of ample opportunities for outdoor recreation and relaxation.

Perks Include:
Comfortable housing will be provided, allowing you to settle in and feel at home in the Falkland Islands.
Travel Arrangements: We’ll take care of all travel logistics on your behalf, ensuring a smooth journey from your doorstep to the Falklands.

Full clean driving licence
NVQ Level 3 in Social Care (or equivalent)
Previous experience in a similar role
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work effectively in a team environment
Willingness to embrace the unique challenges and rewards of living in a remote location

How to Apply: If you’re ready to embark on a life-changing adventure and make a positive impact in a vibrant community, we want to hear from you! To apply, submit your details on this page or email

Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to live, work, and thrive in the breathtaking Falkland Islands. Join us in creating lasting memories and forging meaningful connections in one of the world’s most extraordinary destinations!

Facts about the job

  • Place of employment

    Falkland Islands
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