Children's Night Support Worker

  • Location

    Bristol

  • Sector:

    Children & Younger Adults

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £8.41 - £9.39 per hour DOE and qualifications

  • Contact:

    Amanda Wright

  • Contact email:

    perms@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/3820/NSW/BRISTOLST/MAY19

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-24

  • Consultant:

    Amanda Wright

Children’s Night Support Worker, Bristol

£8.41 - £9.39 per hour DOE and qualifications

We are looking for Children’s Night Support Workers in the Bristol area. This job is commutable from Thornbury, Filton, St. Paul’s and surrounding areas.

This is only the start of your career you could be a Manager of the future! We’re looking for someone to support amazing children aged 5-19 with profound learning disabilities and communication difficulties. You will help the young people grow and flourish. Be part of a specialist school and residential setting that soars above the rest. The organisation was founded by a CEO who is a passionate advocate for children & young adults with learning difficulties. When he set up his company, he founded it saying “Things can be done better. We can make a difference.”

What does a Night Support Worker do?

As their Support Worker you will be helping children aged 5-19 with severe learning disabilities within a residential setting.  Your role will be pivotal in ensuring the safety and welfare of the young people in residence throughout the night, in a safe, homely environment. You will monitor residents with additional medical and health needs that will include delivering personal care. You will also carry out some domestic duties such as cleaning, washing and ironing.

  • £8.41 - £9.39 per hour (£20,454.45 - £22,556.55per annum) DOE and qualifications;
  • Full and part-time hours;
  • Shift times – 9pm– 7am or 10pm-8am;
  • Generous benefits package, including high street discounts and child care vouchers;
  • Fantastic career progression and ongoing training.

What experience do I need?

It is essential you have experience working with children/young adults or have personal experience of supporting people with learning disabilities. You will ideally hold an NVQ level 3 as mentioned above. However, full training is provided so not essential.

Above all, you will display a passion to positively change the lives of the children that you work with and make a difference.

Do you believe things can be done differently? Every child deserves to be encouraged to be the best they can be! Do you want a job that is not only a career, but is so rewarding, make a difference every day!  If this excites you or you are still not sure, don’t worry, click on apply and one of our wonderful career advisers will give you a call to talk you through this amazing opportunity.