We are looking for Night Support Workers to join our growing teams based in Clayton-Le-Woods. In return we are offering a competitive hourly rate of £11.75 per hour. We currently have Night Support Worker vacancies for 2, or 3 nights a week working 10pm to 8am. You will be required to work some hours every other weekend.

Dalesview has been established for over 30 years and holds an Investors in People gold award. We provide specialist supported living and residential services for adults with severe learning and physical disabilities.

At Dalesview much effort, thought and hard work goes into doing something that is really very simple. That is enabling people to have the most fulfilling lives possible; supported with respect, caring attitudes and understanding. This includes enabling them to enjoy activities such as swimming, cycling, carriage riding, yoga and much more. We are looking for fun, enthusiastic support care workers who genuinely want to make a difference, to work with us in providing meaningful care and support for our service users. If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

What will you be responsible for as our Night Support Worker?

  • Providing effective care and support to adult residents with profound learning difficulties and/or physical disabilities.
  • Assisting in the care of all service users through the delivery of person-centred care in accordance with individual care plans/ risk assessments. This will include all aspects of moving and handling, personal care, eating and drinking
  • Assisting in enabling service users to live their chosen lifestyle
  • Dispensing medication
  • Completing housekeeping duties and food preparation
  • Training is provided with opportunity for future progression

What makes you our ideal Night Support Worker?

  • Caring, hardworking, reliable and flexible approach
  • Previous experience of working with people with learning disabilities is desirable, but not essential
  • NVQ level 2 or equivalent is also desirable or be willing to work towards the relevant QCF qualification
  • Full driving licence would be advantageous

Please note that a DBS check will be required.  Iit’s a criminal offence for people who are barred from working in regulated activity to apply for roles that require them to work unsupervised with that particular group (i.e. adults at risk, children or both)

The benefits:

  • On-site parking
  • Casual dress
  • Opportunity to pick up additional hours
  • Eligibility for a Blue Light card

Due to the large volume of applications Dalesview receive, we cannot always respond to each applicant. If you do not hear from us within 3 weeks of application please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Job Category: Care Worker
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Clayton Le Woods

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