Awake Night Care and Support Assistant

Colchester and surrounding area
£19,500 per annum
11 Jan 2018
24 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Swan Care Services are looking to appoint a full time passionate and motivated Care and Support Assistant to work as part of a supportive team to deliver Rapid Response services at night, to people living in the community.

Awake Night Care and Support Assistant
Salary: £19,500 per annum 
Based: Colchester and surrounding areas 
Contract: 12 Months

Swan Housing Association, provides Care and Support Services which includes Homecare, Community Support and Extra Care Services to people living in their own homes across Essex. 

We pride ourselves on providing excellent customer services, and we need passionate, committed individuals with a 'can do' attitude to deliver services to our customers.

This role consists of awake nights carrying out domiciliary care and support. This role involves double up working at all times of the shifts, with a Senior carrying out awake nights for additional support where required.

Our team enables people to be discharged safely from hospital back to their own home. The service also provides care and support to people to avoid them being admitted into hospital, no two days are the same!

If you are passionate about helping others and have a caring nature, we want to hear from you. In return we offer competitive rates of pay, uniforms, comprehensive and on-going training with continuous support.

A full driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential for this role. This post is also subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

We offer a wide range of benefits including a Pension scheme and Life assurance. There is a generous holiday entitlement and we are committed to training and developing all of our employees.

Closing Date: 24th January 2018


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the button to be directed to the Swan website where you can download the job description and complete the application process.

Swan is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds. 

Swan is committed to and demonstrates safeguarding, promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. 

Swan is a Disability Confident employer.

No agencies please.