Support Worker

Recruiter
Certitude
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Waking Night Support Worker When registering to Monster you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed. Are you interested in a career that makes a difference? At Certitude, we are proud of our history of supporting people with complex mental health needs and learning disabilities. We support more than 1500 people in a diverse range of services across London. We employ more than 1000 staff and are committed to their development. With Certitude you have the opportunity to work with incredible people, develop your career and support others to have a good life. We are looking for a Waking Night Support Worker to join the team in our Mental Health Supported Living service in Deptford, Lewisham. As a Waking Night Support Worker you will be required to support people with a wide range of support needs to have meaningful and engaging lives. You will provide waking night support, taking responsibility for all aspects of the safety and security of the service and the people we support whilst on shift. You will provide an immediate response to the people you support in the event of a health or other emergency, taking prompt action as appropriate. This role is lone working and you will have input and support from the on call Manager as necessary. You will be required to take part in handovers at the beginning and end of the shift, reporting any observations or incidents to the incoming staff of which they need to be aware. A key part of the role will be establishing good relationships with the people you support to use a range of recovery oriented and person centred planning tools. Working as part of a team, you will work to a person centred support plan in a fast paced environment to meet the outcomes and life style choices of the people you support. If you are interested in enriching the lives of the people we support, please take a look at the job description and person specification for further information and apply now! Benefits: A competitive salary A stimulating work environment full of opportunities to learn and develop An attractive package of 25 days annual leave, pension scheme, childcare vouchers, access to a 24 hour Employee Assistance counselling We will pay for your Enhanced DBS. Eye care vouchers Travel season ticket loan Cycle to work Scheme All our posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure as well as a need for full employment history from time of leaving compulsory education and up to date employment references. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for the job vacancy and to consider them on their abilities.

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