Night Support Worker in Portchester at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Portchester
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/7/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Portchester, Hampshire

Pay Rate (£): 8.53

Vacancy Reference: 021210

 

Night Support Worker – Portchester, Hampshire - £8.53 per hour

Voyage Care are currently looking to recruit a Night Support Worker into our supported living services in Portchester, Hampshire on a 35 hours per week contract. As a Night Support Worker with Voyage Care you will be working with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities and mental health needs. You will be promoting independence and supporting them to lead a life that is as fulfilling as possible.

As a Night Support Worker you will be supporting individuals that have complex care requirements during the night. This will involve personal care, administering medication when needed, supporting individuals that are up and awake at night, general paperwork/administration duties.

Benefits to a career with Voyage Care:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A clearly defined career path if you want it
  • A mixture of in house training and nationally recognised qualifications (such as the level 3 in Health & Social Care) fully paid for by us
  • Paid DBS & Holidays
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Refer a friend from now £250-£750 T&C’s Apply

Working Hours:

The working hours are 22:00 - 08:00. The current shift pattern is as follows:

  • Week 1 Monday, Thursday,  Sunday
  • Week 2 Monday, Thursday,  Saturday, Sunday

 This would then return back to week 1. Week 1 you would be working 30 hours, week 2 you would be working 40 hours, giving you an average of 35 hours per week.

***PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS THE AVAILABLE SHIFT PATTERN AS IT STANDS CURRENTLY. IT IS HOWEVER SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO OPERATIONAL NEED SO FLEXIBILITY WILL BE ESSENTIAL***

 

Requirements:

Essential

  • Flexibility. This is a shift based role that can include working on weekends and bank holidays so flexibility is essential. 
  • A passion for delivering excellent customer service and a genuine desire to help people
  • The ability to work well independently and within a team
  • The ability to work to robust, clear guide lines
  • Willingness to deliver personal care and medication to those that require it

 

Desirable

  • Prior experience in health and social care is desirable but not essential. We can and will provide full training

 

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move.

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

* Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010 

 

Role Specific Requirements -

 

Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: No Specfic Requirement