Wake Night Support Worker

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Location
Staffordshire
Salary
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Posted
19 Oct 2019
Closes
02 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Are you a night owl?
We are looking to recruit a Waking Night Support Workers to join our dedicated team of support staff in our Walsall Service.
You will be supporting adults with a learning disability. The people we support are looking for waking night support workers to provide them with support through the night.
The people we support enjoy their bedtime routine which could vary from watching films, reading, singing songs or even just relaxing from their busy days. When they are fast asleep you will be completing light domestic duties such as ironing, cleaning, checking finances, cashing up and other household chores.
The best thing about being a support worker is that anyone can do it, as long as you have positive mind-set and are attentive at all times. In return for your hard work we will support you through our award winning training to help you progress in your career with us!
Within the additional information section below we have included profiles for some of the services you may work across. This will give you a better understanding of the role requirements.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!
Enhanced DBS is required for each successful candidate.
This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.
We believe that all employees are amazing and we wouldn't be able to achieve what we do without them. Here are just some of the ways we would value and invest in you.
  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) increasing to 35 days with long service plus the ability to buy up to another 10 days via our Holiday Plus scheme*
  • Amazing Induction
  • Access to award winning training and development
  • Service related sick pay when 6-month probation is completed
  • Pension contributions into NEST Scheme on a salary sacrifice basis meaning NI savings*
  • Death in service life cover for a nominated beneficiary under our life assurance scheme*
  • Tax free child care vouchers via salary sacrifice scheme for working parents
  • Loans for bikes, computers and phones when you have been with us for 6 months
  • Interest free season ticket loans
  • Discounts and cashback at high street shops including major super markets, cinemas, gyms, leisure/theme parks, holidays and much more via Mencap extras
  • Opportunity to purchase a health cash plan to claim towards dental, glasses, therapy etc.
  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance program for advice and support
  • Quarterly award scheme and recognition at every 5 years through our YouRock program
*T&C's apply based on contract