Waking Night Support Worker- ( Respite Service)

Recruiter
Certitude
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
23 Apr 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Waking Night Support Worker - Respite Service When registering to CV Library you will redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that you 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. A great opportunity has risen for a Waking Night Support Worker to be part of a team providing specialist support in a newly expanded respite service, supporting young people (aged 16+) with complex learning disabilities to have a happy and meaningful life. Haymill Close Respite Service offers the opportunity for the people we support to have a change from their daily routine, while their families have peace of mind knowing their loved ones are receiving the very best care in a safe environment. The individuals that use the service are a diverse group of people with learning disabilities, whose behaviour challenges. We offer individualised and tailored support to meet their particular needs, strengths and interests. Therefore, you will work collaboratively with the families and the people we support to develop positive relationships, greater independence and to build their self esteem. Working on a rota as part of an established team, you will use person centred approaches in a fast paced environment to meet the outcomes and life style choices of the people you support. Key to your success will be your ability to build rapport with the people we support, being adaptable and able to develop good relationships with colleagues in the service. A strong positive attitude is essential for this position, along with a willingness to provide various levels of personal care and support. If you are interested in enriching the lives of the people we support, please visit http://www.certitude.org.uk/work-for-us for more 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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