Wake Night Shift Leader

Recruiter
CareTech UK
Location
Devon, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Sep 2019
Closes
09 Oct 2019
Ref
1212669368
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
WAKE NIGHT SHIFT LEADER - Roborough House
About the Role
We are looking for a Full Time Wake Night Shift Leader to join our friendly team at Roborough House in Woolwell, Plymouth to supervise the running of the Night Shift Team under the leadership of the Nurse-in-Charge of the shift. The shifts are 7.30pm to 7.30am working 7 nights every 2 weeks (40.25hrs).
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. 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!
Main Duties and Responsibilities
To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment
To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality
To support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events
To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
To work as part of a team to provide high quality care
The Successful Candidate for the role will have
NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards it
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
Benefits
We offer Permanent contracts 40.25 hrs per week
Career progression path within the company
Competitive rates of pay
Employee Assistance Helpline
Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme
DBS check paid by Caretech prior to starting with us

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