** Children & Young People`s Residential Support Worker **
** Meldreth Nr.Royston, Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire boarder**
** Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Brain Injury, Degenerative Disorders **
** £17,745 - £19,671 / £8.75 - £9.70 & Night Supplement Bonus of £25.00 per every waking night shift**
** Waking nights, 8.45pm - 8.15am average of 39 hours per week on a 4 week rota pattern of 14 shifts **
BS Social Care are looking for a number of Night Support Workers to work within a Children and Young People`s residential home with severe learning difficulties and complex health needs within the Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire area.
About the employer; this employer is a privately ran organisation that provides each young person with the support to engage and progress at their own level within a living and learning environment that will help to achieve their full potential as they reach adulthood and to provide a safe, secure and happy environment for all being cared for. They are situated in Meldreth Nr.Royston in the Hertfordshire/Cambridgeshire boarder and currently undergoing a large refurbishment which will include upgraded learning and recreational areas, a new hydrotherapy pool and landscaped gardens and with multi-use activity areas.
About the job; you will be working waking nights at the residential home with children and young people with severe and profound communication difficulties such as; Cerebral Palsy/Autism/Brain Injury and Degenerative Disorders. Providing personal care including; washing and changing, assisting the service users with getting ready for bed, promoting a healthy sleeping pattern, completing care plans, light housework duties and helping with morning care.
About the ideal candidate; ideally you would have a Health and Social Care Level 3 qualification, however you will be considered and trained on this qualification if you do not already have it. You will ideally have experience working waking nights at a residential home and or with children and young people with severe disabilities. Our client is looking for candidates that have great communication and interpersonal skills, have high resilience and patience, be a robust and positive person, have a creative side and be a team player. You must be able to work nights, working an average of 39 hours per week on a 4 week rota pattern of 14 shifts.
In return, this organisation will offer a permanent full time contract paying £17,745 - £19,671 / £8.75 - £9.70 plus a night supplement bonus of £25.00 per waking night shift. The salary will be based on experience and qualifications. They will offer you a 4 week induction programme with additional training as you progress through your role. You will also complete the Children`s Workforce Development Council workbook in order to pass probation. You will also receive a night supplement bonus, employee assistance programme, discount schemes, company pension, paid annual leave, life assurance, child care vouchers, free eye tests, occupational sick pay, training and development and refer a friend scheme worth £200.
If you would like to apply or you would like further information, please call or email Carla Gunn on 01604 448408 or send your CV