Night Care Assistant

Rushey Mead, Leicester
£6,589.52 - £6,936.34 p/a DOE
09 Oct 2018
22 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Night Care Assistant

15hrs per Week (based on an average of)

£6,589.52 - £6,936.34 p/a DOE

We are looking for a Night Care Assistant to join our team at our New Wycliffe Residential Home, based in Rushey Mead, Leicester, which provides high quality residential care to older people with sensory impairments.

You will be responsible for;

  • Providing a high quality of emotional, physical and social support to people who live in the home
  • Supporting individuals as needed with any medication, physical and personal care, according to their Support Plan.
  • To meet any specific needs that each person may have through the night, to ensure their comfort.
  • To ensure that the building is secure.

You will be required to work flexibly Monday – Sunday, including weekends and bank holidays as follows;

  • Week 1: 9:15pm – 7:15am (10 Hours per week)
  • Week 2: 9:15pm – 7:15am (20 Hours per week)
  • Week 3: 9:15pm – 7:15am (10 Hours per week)
  • Week 4: 9:15pm – 7:15pm (20 Hours per week)

Some flexibility may be required with weekends/bank holidays to cover for sickness, training.

Previous experience of working with people in a residential or health setting is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

In return you will receive a competitive salary in line with the Health & social care sector, and a generous benefits package and investment in your personal growth with continuous training.

Working for Vista means you will be working for one of the oldest and largest local charities in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, working with people with sight loss and their families.

Closing date: Monday 22nd October 2018 - Midnight

Interviews date: Tuesday 30th or Wednesday 31st October 2018

If you do not hear from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume you have regrettably not been selected for interview on this occasion.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.