Waking Nights Support Worker

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  • Location:

    Essex, England

  • Sector:

    Support Worker

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  • Salary:

    Up to £18500 per annum + Increasing holiday, awards, vouchers

  • Contact:

    Olivia Neville

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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I am working with a residential care home for children with learning disabilities who are looking for a Waking Nights Support Worker to join their team.

Working the shifts 10pm8am - you will do 3 shifts one week and 4 shifts the next. My client is looking for someone who has a passion for the care industry and some previous experience working with children.

Working in a homely, comfortable care home, you will be ensuring that the home runs smoothly throughout the night for the 3 children living here.


- Ability to communicate clearly, orally and written for handovers and working alongside supervisors

- To attend 4-6 weekly staff supervision and weekly staff meetings.

- Personal care not be needed regularly but needs to be something you are willing to do

- You will be working with the families and other multi-agency to gather information to assist in assessing the needs of the children

- To prepare, participate and update care plans and reviews on children and produce reports for reviews, court etc.

- To follow the companies safeguarding policies procedures to ensure the safety of the children every night

Perks of the jobL

- Free use of the company caravan in Hastings which also includes free park passes

- Regular overtime hours are available

- Annual Leave Scheme to accrue additional annual leave days

- Paid training opportunities for continual professional development

- Internal job progression opportunites

Please apply direct! I will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail with yourself.