Support Worker - Waking Nights
Hft - Kent (North)

Job reference: 000445

Location: Hft - Kent (North)

Closing date: 01/09/2019

Interview date: Not specified

Salary / hourly rate: £9.00 per hour

Employment type: Night Worker

Hours per week: 37.5

Job Reference: KEN/WNSW/000445
For more information on the role,
please use the details below to contact us:
Email: traver.manga@hft.org.uk 
Telephone: 01732 782 700 


About the role
As an Waking Night Support Worker you'll be supporting adults with learning disabilities within your community. In these roles, everything you do will enable people to have choices about their own lives, creating flexible services that meet people's needs and always looking for the best way of doing things.

Waking Night Support Workers are required to remain awake throughout the night to support individuals as required. You could be supporting someone with personal care, helping someone with their medication or just chatting and keeping them company if they are unable to sleep.

We provide 24/7 support to people, so this role will require you to work some weekends and Bank Holidays.

 

About you

You don’t need experience of support work or any special qualifications for this job - you’ll get plenty of training along the way. It’s great if you already have experience of learning disabilities, autism or dementia, but this is by no means essential. What matters most is your positive attitude to life and your desire to support people to live their life with as much independence, choice, dignity and control as possible.

 

What we offer

We offer a range of benefits and career development opportunities. We’ll give you a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way. With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation we are committed to investing in our teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible.

Join us and help us change lives.

 

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

Hft’s usual terms and conditions apply.

Hft is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  As a Disability Confident Employer, Hft is helping to ensure that disabled people have the same opportunities to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations that people without disabilities do.

Successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced disclosure check against the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Having a criminal record may not bar you from employment.

 

The closing date for this job has now passed.

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