Autism Support Worker - Nights

Please note that this position is open to UK applicants only

Job Description

Are you a night owl looking for flexible work that offers weekly pay? – we may have just the role for you!

We are looking for an experienced Support worker to provide cover for night-time hours within a short break/ respite service. The service specialises in learning disabilities. Located within Newhall the service boosts good links to public transport as well as good access to local amenities.

You will be providing care and support to the residents.

Duties include:
– Following personal care plans
– Maintaining health and safety standards
– General housekeeping and domestic duties
– Recording observations.
– Assisting the residents as required throughout the day

Some challenging behaviours may occur, so we are looking for people who are calm and capable under pressure and familiar with how to identify the signs and de-escalate accordingly.

If this sounds like that role for you then apply today!

Key Information

Posted: June 27, 2024
Location: Newhall, Derbyshire
Reference: 156362
Duration: This role offers ongoing hours for the right candidate.
Hourly Rate: You will be paid £15.22 per hour
Working Hours: You will be working from 22:00 to 07:00 and we are looking for someone who is able to cover up to 4 nights per week, Monday to Sunday.
Closing Date: 20240724

Experience & Qualifications

To be suitable for this position you must have:
– An Enhanced DBS certificate registered on the update service
– Up to date mandatory training certificates (issued within the past 12 months)
– Ability to provide 2 care references (including one from your most recent employer) covering a minimum of 2 years
– Previous experience supporting service users with Autism and Learning Disabilities
– Full and up-to-date CV with any gaps in employment noted and explained.

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!

Please attached a Full and up-to-date CV to your application with any gaps in employment noted and explained.

**Please note that we do not offer sponsorships**