Bank Night Support Worker

Please note that this position is open to UK applicants only

Job Description

Immediate start for an experienced support worker, paid weekly!

QS care are looking for an experienced support worker to join their team to work closely with one of clients and their established team. Our client provides high quality support to individuals who have been diagnosed with mental health illnesses, some of which are down to drug or alcohol addiction.

Your duties will include:
•Follow the policies and procedures set out by the service in which you are working to ensure you maintain a safe environment for all services users, other staff and yourself.

•Ensure you understand the needs and requirements of each services user you are supporting, following the detailed care plan in-situ and reporting any changes to their situation effectively so that their support plans can be updated to remain accurate and ensure the safety of staff working and the service users.

•You will be required to document and report any concerns which may arise, effectively and efficiently.

•Help support the service users with their day-to-day routine, always encouraging and promoting independence, choice and dignity.

•Assist with nutritional needs/ demands.

•Encourage and engage in activities to develop life skills.

Key Information

Posted: June 03, 2024
Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Reference: 155676
Duration: Bank work when required to cover sickness
Hourly Rate: Rate of pay is £11.80 per hour for nights
Working Hours: This vacancy is for a night role, which has 2 shift patterns, hours for each are below; 19:00 - 07:00 20:00 - 08:00
Closing Date: 20240630

Experience & Qualifications

To apply for this role you must;
– Have referenceable work history
– 6 months experience working in a UK care home
– Hold in-date mandatory training certificates (inc. moving and handling, safeguarding vulnerable adults and infection control)
– Hold an enhanced DBS certificate dated within the past 12 months or registered on the update service.
– We do not offer sponsorships

If you do not have a valid DBS and/or training, do not worry as we can help you with this. We are happy to offer online training available at a subsidised fee and the certificates are yours to keep!