CareTech UK
Bickleigh, Devon
£8.75/hour £10.94 per hour Overtime Rate
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

About the Role
We are looking for a Full Time Night Shift Leader to join our friendly team at Roborough House in Woolwell, Plymouth to supervise the running of the Night Care Shift Team under the leadership of the Nurse-in-Charge of the shift.

We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to lead as ordinary life as they can achieve.

You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays and weekends.

If your best traits are positivity, friendliness and innovation then this job is for you!

Benefits of being a CareTech Employee
• We offer Permanent contracts 40.25 hours per week
• We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
• We provide FREE training to achieve qualification in Social Care
• Career progression path within the company
• Competitive rates of pay
• Employee Assistance Helpline
• Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
• Retail discount vouchers
• We offer Apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to join the Care Sector
• Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle
• DBS check paid by CareTech prior to starting with us

Main Duties
The role includes acting as a positive role model to their team, providing strong leadership, ensuring the Care Staff are providing a high standard of direct personal care to the Service Users in accordance with the Care Plan, the administration of medication and maintaining accurate records.

The Successful Candidate for the role will have
• NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards.
• Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues.
• The ability to keep calm under pressure.
• Confidence to work alone and as part of a team.
• Excellent communication skills.
• The passion to work with vulnerable Adults.
• The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding.

About CareTech
CareTech Community Services established in 1993 has 250 services with continuous growth with new developments/services.

CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care.

We are committed to providing the highest levels of care to our residents
To enable us to do this we need caring and dedicated professionals to deliver first class care.

All applicants will be subject to satisfactory references and all employees are checked against the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010