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Waking Night Support Worker

Location: GREATER MANCHESTER, LANCASHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 9.91-9.91 GBP (UK Pounds) Per hour, inc Benefits
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: PART TIME Applications: N/A
Posted: about 2 months ago Reference: X3-369487

We have a fantastic opportunity for two waking night support workers at a Leading Local Authority in Greater Manchester. This is a Temporary part-time role, initially for the next 2 months.

The Role

Your role will be supporting individuals in a hotel setting, who have been previously been homeless or in need of recuperation following hospital discharge. The position requires a lot of emotional support and dealing with general health and well-being issues.

Duties

  • To attend to the support needs of people who use the service
  • Undertake the general health and safety checks of the premises
  • Follow fire evacuation, health and safety, risk assessments and accident / plans, monitor and support people.
  • Encouraging independence
  • Maintaining a safe and homely environment
  • Making informed risk which improves or maintains health and wellbeing, self-esteem, and personal safety
  • Administering medication (full training required)
  • Supporting individuals with personal care including bathing, showering, toileting, and assistance with dressing
  • Domestic Duties
  • Meal Preparation, cooking, assistance with eating and cutting up food, plus serving of drinks

Key Requirements

  • Previous waking night support work experience
  • Knowledge of homelessness, and how it can affect individuals
  • Valid Enhanced DBS on the Update Service
  • 23.33 hours a week over seven days, working from 21.30pm – 7.30am
  • Excellent people skills, being able to talk to children, adults, families, and other senior professionals.
  • Full UK Driving Licence, and access to a car (desirable)

Employee Benefits

  • Reed Reward Benefits and Discounts
  • Flexible Payment Options i.e. PAYE / Umbrella and Ltd options
  • Weekly Pay, with Online Timesheet system

 

 

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