Waking Night Support Worker in New Milton at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 11/23/2018

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    New Milton
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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: New Milton, Hampshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.75 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 017016


Voyage Care is seeking Waking Night Support Workers, to provide support to individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism and associated conditions at a new Supported Living Scheme in New Milton. Waking Night Support Workers provide person centred support and promote independence to enable the People we Support to lead fulfilling lives.

The service has off road parking for Support Workers who drive

Benefits for Voyage Care Waking Night Support Workers include:

  • A permanent contract (of up to 42 hours) plus overtime if preferred
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Paid face to face and online training
  • Company pension and paid holiday
  • Employee benefits including childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme


Voyage Care ask that Waking Night Support Workers:

  • Work within the company’s ethos of providing person centred care
  • Are compassionate and understanding
  • Are reliable and conscientious
  • Have a good understanding or written and spoken English and basic Mathematics
  • Are flexible in the shifts they can work (including; weekend work and public holidays)
  • Currently hold or are prepared to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Previous experience in social care working with individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism and Epilepsy (including Buccal) is desirable but not essential as full training is provided.

Roles undertaken by Waking Night Support Workers may include (but not be limited to): 

  • Monitoring the scheme at regular intervals to ensure the safety of the People we Support.
  • Helping the People we Support with domestic chores (including cleaning and laundry).
  • Supporting the People we Support with any aspects of personal care required, ensuring to promote as much independence as possible. (Personal care may include: washing/bathing, dressing, continence care, using the toilet)
  • Prompting and administration of medication
  • Assisting the People we Support with their evening and morning routines
  • Helping the People we Support prepare meals
  • Completion of relevant paperwork including health and safety

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.



Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement