Night Support Worker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Kent
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2019
Closes
31 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Night Support Worker

Service/Location: Aspens - Finch House Cornford Lane, Pembury, Kent, TN2 4QU

Are you an experienced support worker looking for a new challenge?

Do you enjoy working nights and want a good work life balance?

If yes then this role as a Night Support Worker at Aspens - Finch could be the role for you!

This role is 4 nights on and 4 nights off from 21:15 to 07:45.

We are looking for support workers who want to be part of a team with a real family feel in Finch our home away from home!

We support 7 individuals with Autism and learning disabilities two of whom are non-verbal. Some of the service users have epilepsy and can also sometimes display behaviours that challenge.

You will be expected to do the ironing and various cleaning duties during the night as well as keeping regular checks on the service users.

You are expected to complete personal care and breakfast for 1 gentleman who rises early then feed the cat.

There is a sleep-in staff as well so you will never be unsupported.

About us

Aspens has over 100 years of experience in helping children, young people and adults with a range of disabilities, those on the autism spectrum, and/or those with complex needs. Through the provision of highly personalised support, we aspire to enable people to learn new skills, live life to the full and contribute to society however possible.

At Aspens, the people we support and care for enjoy an active and fulfilling life, based in a residential environment set in stunning woodland. No two days are the same, just some of the activities our service users enjoy include swimming, theme parks, seaside trips, art and beauty.

Support Worker Requirements

Positive 'can-do' Attitude

Friendly, Positive, Calm and Helpful

Good problem solving skills

Good Sense of Humour

Team worker

Flexible and Trustworthy

Patient and Caring Attitude

Good at listening

The ideal support worker should be able to work as part of a team, be confident, caring, able to assist with recording finances, medication & writing and recording daily information. Drivers are preferable due to location

Pay and Benefits

Hourly rate of GBP9.36 per hour

Holidays 22 days plus bank holidays

Permanent contract & guaranteed hours

Full Induction

Paid Training

Free Parking

Ongoing employee training and development

Employee perks programme

Caring supportive teams

Pension enrolment

Bonuses for new employee referrals

Free DBS check

Any offer would be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks and satisfactory employment references.

Whether you are experienced carer/support worker, or someone looking for a change in career if you are caring, compassionate and up for a challenge, APPLY NOW. If you need further information, please contact Stephen on (phone number removed).

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