Support Worker (Nights) - 3 Jobs

Location
Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Salary
£9,395 - £14,374
Posted
08 Feb 2021
Closes
28 Feb 2021
Job role
Support Worker
Contract Type
Contract

Jobs 1 & 2 – 18 hours

Job 3 – 27 hours

You will work shifts on a 7 day rota system including weekends and Public Holidays. Earliest start will be 10.00pm and latest finish will be 7.00am.

You will support and assist adults with learning disabilities, mental health problems and challenging behaviour. This will include helping them with their personal development including helping them to gain control of practical living skills such as preparing meals, doing laundry, maintaining their personal hygiene. 

It is essential that you have a high level of understanding of Adult Social Care.  You must be able to demonstrate a commitment to personal and professional training and development and possess a basic awareness of both health and safety issues and food hygiene. There will be some cleaning duties and admin tasks as this is a Waking Night post.

Following an offer of employment you will be required to undertake a standard medical screening and other medical screening as determined by the Occupational Health Unit appropriate to occupational risk.

Our offer to you:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Friendly and supportive team environment
  • Ongoing Training and Career development
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Uniform provided

To apply please complete the online application which includes a number of shortlisting questions.  Please give examples to support your answers to the questions.

Closing date  

28 February 2021, 11:55 PM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Related information

Job Description.pdf – 147KB