Senior Night Support Worker

Kisimul Group Limited
Reigate Road, Surrey
£17893 - £19796/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Night Support Worker

Due to our on-going success and our plans for continuous development, we are recruiting for a Senior Night Residential Support Worker for our latest acquisition based in Epsom, Reigate Road.

This role is a working 35 hours per week on 3 week rolling rota on a shift basis; including night shifts and weekend shifts.

About The Job:
Reporting to the Registered Manager the Senior Night Residential Support Worker is responsible for supporting the young adults in their home and the wider community. You will also provide residents with a care and support service which is appropriate to their individual needs, enabling them to live as independently as possible within the home and in the community.

Key Responsibilities:
• Managing the behaviors of the residents
• Promote independence skills and encourage a high standard of personal hygiene for all residents.
• Contribute to the development of the residents with both practical and emotional support, to enable them to participate in the planning and decision making of the home, e.g. domestic and housekeeping services, leisure activities etc.
• Prepare and assist residents in preparing meals on a daily basis in accordance with good health and hygiene standards.
• As a term of employment you may be required to comply with any additional duties or tasks along with change of hours made of you by the Unit Manager as reasonably requested to ensure the smooth day to day operation of the home.

Experience Skills & Qualifications
• Diploma Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults)
• Experience of providing care and support to adults, young adults or children.
• To have good oral and written communication skills
• Be computer literate.
• Experience of working with adults with disabilities, autism and challenging behavior
• A full driving license is desirable but not essential.

Remuneration Package
The successful applicant will be offered a remuneration package that will consist of a basic salary of £17,893.03 (£9.83 per hour) increasing to £19,796.15 (£10.88) after successful completion of probation as well as comprehensive training and other company benefits such as; Pension, Life Assurance, Child Care Voucher Scheme and not to forget our Stunning Work Locations.

About Kisimul Group
Kisimul Group Ltd are a group of independent specialist schools and adult provisions providing exceptional residential care and award-winning education to children, young people and adults with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder, severe and complex learning difficulties, global development delay and associated challenging behaviour.

Kisimul is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults, children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Kisimul is committed to valuing diversity and promoting equality for all

All applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS Check. Kisimul Group Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.

To apply, click on “Apply Online”. All candidate applications are reviewed in accordance with the criteria outlined for the job role.

Care Worker / Support Worker
Recruiter: Ellie Wood