Waking Night Support Worker Job in St. Austell

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Job Title: Waking Night Support Worker
Salary: £9.30ph between 7am-10pm/£10.30ph between 10pm-7am
Location: St. Austell
Position: Permanent
Posted: 22/12/2020

Job Description

Waking Night Support Worker

Location: Porthpean, St. Austell
Salary: £9.30 per hour between 7am and 10pm / £10.30 per hour between 10pm-7am.

We currently have some opportunities for enthusiastic, kind and dedicated people to join our team as support workers.

This is home to 6/7 individuals living in their own flats with access to a support hub.
You will work a combination of delivering 1:1 support and be part of the core background support within their shared hub.

In general, we are looking for people that will bring great energy, creativity and innovative ideas to supporting individuals. Somebody who is keen to promote varying communication, sensory needs and weekly planning.
You will need to be comfortable with supporting with personal care.

You will be resilient, have a confident personality and be able to work on different levels to suit varying personalities and needs.
You will also need to be patient and good humoured.
Preferably you will have experience supporting individuals with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and be able to work in a way that is truly person centred - aiming to make a real difference to the individual’s lives by promoting independence and enhancing their perception of quality of life. It is important that you understand that this looks different for each individual.

Experience preferred but not essential as a range of training is provided – we promote a values-based recruitment drive.

Hours: We have contracted and casual opportunities available Sunday - Thursday with shifts of 7am – 10pm and Friday – Saturday shifts of 10pm-8am
We have part time and casual availability for daytime support also.

If you are interested in joining the team on a casual basis you must have 6 months paid experience.

Cover hours are available during the week and additional hours during out of term time.

Closing date: The 19th January 2021.
Interview dates: Interviews for this role will take place the week commencing the 25th of January 2021.

**Please note this role is conditional upon receiving an acceptable Enhanced DBS check, subscription to the DBS Update Service, Eligibility to Work in the UK and two satisfactory references**

To apply: to apply for this role, please follow this link: https://bit.ly/2WCykVJ

Job Ref: PPSW1220
Closing Date: 19/01/2021

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