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Waking Night Support Worker

Waking Night Support Workers Wanted!
Location: Cannock
Salary/Rate: £8.72 hour
Hours: 36 Hours (Full-Time)

CareTech Community Services Ltd is a provider of specialist social care services supporting 5000 adults with a wide range of needs in more than 300 services across the UK.

Committed to the highest standards of care and governance, we provide innovative care pathways for people to live in community settings with learning disabilities, severe physical disabilities, autistic spectrum disorder, challenging behaviour, mental health, forensic needs and acquired brain injury within a range of settings including, supported living services, shared housing, residential services and outreach.

We encourage people to take control of their lives - this could be finding employment, having an active social life, learning new skills or building self-confidence.

The Role:

We are looking for Waking Nights Support workers to join our friendly supported living service in Cannock.

The team supports individuals requiring various levels of support around both learning difficulties and mental health issues.

We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to have fulfilled lives, gain further independence and achieve positive outcomes.

You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays and weekends.

Benefits of being a CareTech Employee: -

, Induction programme
, Dedicated learning and development programmes
, Access to a wide range of free online courses for all staff on a variety of topic
, Free DBS check
, Refer a friend scheme' reward system - earn up to £250 per referral
, Pension scheme
, Annual Employee Awards Evening
, Employee recognition schemes
, Company share save scheme
, CareTech Foundation- Opportunity to apply for family & friend's grants

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 will have: -

,NVQ in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards
,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

If you are interested in this role, please click apply!

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