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Nights Residential Support Worker (RESISUPPORTWORKER)(Permanent)


Job Location - United Kingdom -- England -- East Midlands -- Lincolnshire -- Friesthorpe
Salary £19,873.55 - £19,873.55/annum
Company TeacherActive : Sheffield
Posted 4/6/2021 2:30 PM
Reference RESISUPPORTWORKER

Nights Residential Support Worker - Lincolnshire

Do you have a background in health and social care?

Are you looking for a new challenge?

Do you have experience with supporting young people with autism or a learning disability?

TeacherActive have a fantastic opportunity available for a Permanent Nights Residential Support worker to work in one of our residential homes for young adults aged 16-19 years with autism, learning disabilities and complex needs, including behaviours of concern. The home/school is set in the stunning Lincolnshire countryside.

Key responsibilities will include carrying out nightly checks on pupils; every 20 minutes or every 15 minutes if epileptic. Do everything possible to maintain a safe, clean, and enjoyable environment to live and work in, including domestic / laundry duties. Assist the pupils with all personal care needs as outlined in their Individual Pupil Care Plan (IPCP); eating, bathing, toileting, cleaning teeth, dressing, etc. Attend all training as required and be prepared to achieve qualifications appropriate to the role; common induction standards within the first 6 months and on successful completion work towards NVQ Level 3, TIMIAN, Safeguarding, Makaton. Contribute to the development of the pupils through the provision of a healthy lifestyle, a variety of appropriate stimulating activities and the example of a consistent and caring adult role model.

This is a full-time position on a rota basis, 38.5 hours per week, 12 hours per shift

The ideal Residential Support Worker will need to have:

  • Previous experience within a SEND school or residential care environment
  • A patient and caring approach when providing all aspects of care
  • Experience in one to one support to encourage independence and raising self-esteem
  • Be comfortable with providing personal care to young adults, including washing, dressing, toileting and feeding
  • Respect privacy and dignity at all times
  • Able to adapt to different students needs and activities

In return the successful Residential Support Worker will enjoy:

  • A great rate of pay
  • A permanent contract with a company who look after their staff
  • Unrivaled training and the chance to become NVQ Level 3 Qualified
  • The opportunity to do a meaningful job and have a positive impact on young people’s lives

Please note this this is a permanent contract; you will be required to attend an interview and go through a vetting process.

For more information please call Eli on 0114 321 0757 or please send your CV to eli.morris@teacheractive.com

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