Residential Support worker (Waking nights 4 on/ 4 off)

Location
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Salary
£20,725 - £21,562 per annum
Posted
24 Aug 2020
Closes
21 Sep 2020
Ref
WSGXS544732
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

 

Residential Support worker (Waking nights 4 on/ 4 off)
Hinckley, Leicestershire
£20,725 - £21,562 per annum

 

Our client is renowned for providing inspirational education and care to children and young people, resulting in life-changing experiences and countless stories of success. 

 

The role
As a night worker, you’ll be there to care for, support and supervise our client’s young people during the night. 

 

Your responsibilities will include

  • Deal with any situation that arises, waking up the sleeping in staff if required
  • Ensure that the young people are safe and happy 
  • Cleaning and maintenance of the home 
  • Completing paperwork 

About you

  • We’re looking for someone with:
  • Ideally previous experience in a residential child care setting, however this isn’t essential
  • Experience of carrying out administrative duties
  • Ability to build positive relationships
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good Literacy and numerical skills
  • Due to the nature of this role a full UK Driving Licence and flexible working approach is essential

In return our client offers:

  • £1,000 attendance allowance 
  • 5% Contributory Pension
  • Life insurance based on two times your annual base salary 
  • 35 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Comprehensive Induction Programme and exceptional ongoing training
  • In addition to extensive benefits (including Medicash Health Plan/Employee Assistance)

Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its young people. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. They are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

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