Waking Night Support Worker

Recruiter
Social Care Direct
Location
Lancashire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Ref
1061599565
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Waking Night Support Worker required for a children's home for young people who have mild, moderate and severe autistic spectrum conditions and associated complex learning needs and challenging behaviour.

As a Waking Night Support Worker you will be a key member of the team, providing high standards of person-centred support and overnight care to the service users. Through a creative and caring approach, you will build good relationships with service users, supporting them in living as independently as possible. Both personal care and participation in activities are key tasks for the role, so energy and initiative is vital; as is the compassion and patience needed to support.

We currently have employment opportunities within six community based Children's Homes located within the Leyland, Ribbleton & Haighton areas.

Requirements:

* Excellent communication skills

* Effective organisational capability

* Great team player

* Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of service users

* Strong "can do" attitude

* Relevant experience in a children's residential setting is desirable

To apply please submit your CV

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