Night Support Worker

Recruiter
Safehands Recruitment Limited
Location
Heathwaen
Salary
£7.92 per hour
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to expansion we are recruiting for a large, prestigious and reputable organisation that has presence across the Shropshire area. Supporting adults with Learning Disabilities, Autism, Aspergers and Behaviours that challenge to lead an independant live. Based in Shresbury town centre this is a full time, permanent role working waking nights on a 4 on 4 off basis. This post has become available due to expanision as the business has branched out from chldrens services to adults services aswell. Paying £7.92- £8.28 pe rhour dependant on experience, you will be contracted 40 hours per week.

With the support of an experienced, passionate and knowledgeable Registered Manager, you will have the autonomy to develop your knowledge and skill set along with have the ability to progress your career with access to QCF/ NVQ level 2 and 3. You will have the support of a somebody on a sleep in.

Responsibilities of Night Support Worker:

• Assisting with personal care mostly through verbal prompting

• Managing anxieties and challenging behaviour

• Administering medication

• Assisting with evening routines

• Domestic duties

• Food preparation

• Liaising with external healthcare professionals

• Recording of daily notes

Person Specification for NIght Support Worker:

• Experience working within the health and social care sector is advantageous but not essential

• Have a kind and caring nature and able to demonstrate empathy and compassion

• Able to work on a flexible rota

• Want to work towards achieving QCF/ NVQ's

• Be a hard working, proactive individual

Features and Benefits

• Working for a reputable established organisation

• Pension scheme

• Paid annual leave

• Comprehensive training package

• Free counselling service

Don't miss out on being rewarded with amazing job satisfaction and feeling part of a community. This leading healthcare provider based in Newport is passionate about offering the best service to both staff and clients. So apply today!

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to yourself please apply immediately or call Lisa Clyne on , alternatively email