Support Worker (Night)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Newcastle
Salary
8.00 - 10.00 GBP Hourly + GBP8 - GBP10/hour
Posted
17 Jan 2019
Closes
14 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Pin Point Health & Social Care are recruiting for a Night Shift Support Worker for a Residential Service in Killingworth, Newcastle on a full time permanent basis. We are looking for passionate people who want to make a positive difference to people's lives.

Our client has an excellent and validated track record of providing high quality outcomes focused support services to a wide range of client groups. This service in particular will be working with service users supporting those with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health, Complex Needs and Challenging Behaviours.

You will support the service users throughout the night within the residential setting. You will support using a person-centered approach and use effective communication skills to motivate and understand the service user.

The shifts will be 9.00pm-8.00am.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

The ideal candidate will be motivated and passionate about supporting others with the ability to work both independently using own initiative and effectively as part of a team. You will have excellent time management and communication skills.

-1-2 years recent experience within a similar role
-Experience within Learning Disabilities/Complex Needs
-Able to work with service users who display challenging behaviour
-Flexibility to work shifts to meet the needs of the client including sleep ins
-Passionate, caring and enthusiastic

For more information or to apply for the role, please contact Teagan at Pin Point on (phone number removed) or send your CV below