Night Support Worker in Eastleigh at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Eastleigh
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/6/2019

Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire

Pay Rate (£): 9.00

Vacancy Reference: 021019

 

Night Support Worker – Eastleigh, Hampshire - £9.00 per hour

 

Voyage Care are currently looking to recruit a Night Support Worker into our brand new, purpose built supported living service in Eastleigh. As a Night Support Worker with Voyage Care you will be working with people who have varying degrees of learning disabilities, physical disabilities and mental health needs. You will be promoting independence and supporting them to lead a life that is as fulfilling as possible.

 

You will have the opportunity to work in a brand new Supported Living service. The service is comprised of 18 individual, self-contained flats on one site in Eastleigh. 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

 

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
  • Experience with and/or a willingness to participate in moving and assisting.

Desirable

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

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.

 

 

The individuals we support enjoy a lot of community access, so confidence in lone working is essential.  We are therefore looking for Support Workers with previous experience who can hit the ground running. However we will still provide a full training programme that is specific to the needs of the individuals we support.

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