Support Worker Nights (Charity / Learning Disabilities)

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Preston
Salary
£7.03-£9.00
Posted
04 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Ref
00320055
Contact
Candidate Services
Sector
Community
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Support Worker Nights (Charity / Learning Disabilities) 

It’s not just a job, it’s a life experience. Join them and help them change lives. 

Our client is a national charity that’s been supporting people with learning disabilities since 1962. They put the people they support at the centre of everything they do and use their experience to work in partnership with them to provide personalised services to more than 2,500 people. 

Join a brand new staff team that is being set up to help an adult with learning disabilities move into their own home. They are about to commence this rewarding project which will change this person’s life. 

Position: Waking Night Support Worker 
Location: Mayfields, Ingol, Lancashire 
Job Type: Full and part time, Permanent 
Shifts: evenings and weekends and sleep in duties 
Salary: £9.00 per hour aged 21 and over or £7.03 per hour aged between 18-20 dependent on age 
Benefits: 20 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays (pro rata for part time staff). A confidential Employee Helpline; Option to buy a Tastecard; Life Assurance; Vodafone Employee Advantage Program; Cars4Staff Scheme; Pension Scheme; Refer a Friend Scheme / Staff Introduction Scheme. 

Closing date: Friday 20 April 2018 

About the role: 
Their vision is to ensure that the people they support with additional needs such as challenging behaviour are given the same opportunities as everyone else. 

As a Waking Night Support Worker, you will enable the people they support to lead fulfilling lives based upon their personal support needs. Waking Night Workers are required to remain awake throughout the night to support individuals with personal support needs as required. 

About you: 

To be a successful Waking Night Support Worker having the right values, confidence and attitudes is more important than experience. Key qualities will be a natural resilience to challenges, the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and other agencies, self-motivation and most importantly the ability to be passionate about promoting independence and active lifestyles. 

For these roles you will be part of a new team who will have a specially designed induction and bespoke package of additional training as well as a dedicated manager who will coach you along the way. 

They also support and encourage their employees to develop their careers through NVQ courses. 

Join them and help them change lives. 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.