Support Worker (Waking Nights)

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Support Worker (Waking Nights)

The Oaks, Malvern

Adult Residential Care - LD

£9.70 - £14.78 per hour

Full time position

Prefer to send us a paper application?

You can apply for this position online by clicking the APPLY NOW button. If you would prefer to download and complete a paper version, simply print and complete the PDF version provided here.

Please return your completed application form to: Autonomy Care Group,  67 Roundpond, Melksham, Wiltshire  SN12 8EB.

Why join us?

"The staff who work there are incredible and professional in everything they do. The home is well looked after and each service users needs are individually met. " – Support Worker

  • Guaranteed contract hours (48 hours a week - 4 nights per week)
  • Alternate Weekends
  • £9.70 - £14.78 per hour
  • Entry Level £9.70
  • QCF Level 2 £9.85
  • Bank Holiday £14.55 - £14.78 per hour

Our commitment to you

  • Supportive Management team
  • Funded apprenticeships and diplomas
  • Accredited Positive Behaviour Support Training
  • Paid break
  • Holiday top-up payments made for regular over time (T&C’s)
  • Long service awards
  • Training and development
  • Receive up to £300 for Employee Referrals
  • Employee of the month awards
  • One homemade cooked meal per shift
  • Auto Enrolment Pension
  • 24 hour confidential employee advice line
  • Access to blue light card discounts
  • Covid safety procedures in place

New to Care?

Try the interactive video challenge link below ‘A Question of Care: a Career for YOU’ to see what a career in care is like. At the end you'll receive a detailed personal profile that tells you if you’ve got what it takes to join us!

https://www.aquestionofcare.org.uk/

How to Apply

Please click the ‘apply now’ button or call Adina or Claire on 01684 572079 for an informal discussion / application form.

Job description

Night time shifts : 8pm - 8am

  • Assisting with personal care with residents when required
  • Complete relevant documentation for the residents you support
  • Undertake cleaning duties in accordance with the home’s standards and expectations·
  • Administer medication to service users·
  • Hourly Night checks following the individual person-centred plan·
  • Attending wake night meetings and completing all mandatory training

About us

The Oaks is a residential home for adults who have learning disabilities and complex needs, including behaviours that may challenge, autism and other associated issues. The main home has accommodation for up to 6 people.

Covid Update

We are following the Government’s Guidelines to ensure the safety of our service users and our staff to limit the spread of infection across our Autonomy Life service, at The Oaks.

We are committed in all aspects of safety for our team and service users, to reassure everyone that we always have full PPE supplies.

Our staff no longer use PCR tests but they are currently required to complete daily LFT tests which are provided by the home.

Safeguarding Commitment

We are committed to the safety and well-being of the individuals who use our services and promote safer recruitment practices.