We are currently on the lookout for friendly, positive and passionate Waking Night carers
We are based near Launceston (Cornwall, South West)
Excellent package, full and part-time shifts, free DBS, free parking, excellent training and career opportunities
What will I be doing:
As a Waking Night Support Worker you will play a huge and rewarding role in supporting individuals with a learning disability to live their lives as independently as possible. It is essential that you are friendly so you can build a close relationship with our service users. Working nights, you will administer medications, support Service Users with their evening and morning routines, keep records of your work up-to-date and ensure the environment is clean and well-organised.
Competitive hourly rates (depending on age and experience)
Who we are:
Established in 1982, Bowden Derra Park is an independently owned provider of outstanding care services for individuals with learning disabilities and mental health difficulties. Based near Launceston, we offer landscaped gardens, historic and modern facilities and access to local lakes and beaches, which provides a peaceful and relaxing environment for our clients and their families.
Due to ongoing expansion and a growing list of clients waiting to access our services, we’re looking for a number of Waking and Sleeping night Support Workers to join our friendly team.
No matter what you’ll be doing, you’ll end the shift knowing you’ve made a real difference!
What staff say about working at Bowden Derra:
‘It’s so lovely to come to work when you have so much fun’
‘Every day is different and brings new challenges and rewards. The training is excellent’
‘Not only do the staff care for the service users, they care for each other as well’
We are looking for people who:
• Believe in being respectful, courteous, caring and compassionate
• Have excellent communication skills with a friendly approach to clients, colleagues and visitors
• Preferably have experience of working with learning disabilities, but it’s not essential.
What we can offer you:
Bowden Derra Park is unique, it offers a fantastic and caring environment to our service users and their family. To ensure they are happy, it is essential our staff are happy and fulfilled.
We offer bespoke training to allow you to get to know the clients and how to effectively support them. Full shadowing, mandatory and ongoing training as well as support to obtain your Care Certificate and NVQs.
We have a package reflecting the high commitment we require of our staff which includes:-
• 2 week rolling rota so you know months in advance your working pattern – rare in this sector
• Relaxed working atmosphere – no uniform
• Fully supported in your role – on-site management and 24/7 on call
• Many opportunities for career progression – we have around 200 staff and are keen to promote staff from within
• Discounted meal
• Refer a friend bonus
• Loyalty bonus
• Free parking
• Free DBS.
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Closing Date: 31st October 2020