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  • Location:

    Royston

  • Sector:

    Vetro Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18616 - £20800 per annum, Benefits: GREAT Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Lewis Hill

  • Contact email:

    lewis@vrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

  • Job ref:

    J3887

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-15

  • Startdate:

    2021-06-02

  • Consultant:

    Lewis Hill

We are currently looking for aChildren’s Residential Night Support Worker to join a children’s home based in Royston, Hertfordshire. The service provides education, care and therapeutic support for children and young people who have severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties resulting in complex learning needs.

Salary: £18,616 - £20,800 + Night Shift Allowance (dependant on experience and qualifications)
Location: Royston, Hertfordshire (SG8 postcode)
Hours: Full Time 4 Week Rota Pattern
Shift pattern: 14 shifts per 4 weeks - Average 40 hours per week - 8:45pm - 8:15am (will consider flexible shift patterns to suit the successful candidate)

Benefits:

  • Full training and continued support

  • Opportunity to study the Level 3 diploma in Residential Childcare which will be funded by us!

  • Part time hours available if required

  • Health cash back plan

  • Car lease scheme

  • Bike to work scheme 

  • 30 days’ holiday including bank holidays

  • Life assurance and pension

  • Perk box


Responsibilities:

  • Providing exceptional high levels of care for our children and young adults

  • Assisting with getting them ready for bed which will include washing and changing

  • Encourage a healthy sleeping pattern where possible

  • Checking on the children and young adults at regular intervals throughout the night and dealing with any difficulties

  • Ensuring that medical needs are met at all times

  • Ensuring that the environment is safe, supportive, calm and happy


Experience:

Ultimately, we are looking for people with a passion to build relationships and positively change the lives of young adults. So, whilst previous experience would be highly beneficial; it’s not essential. What’s more important is that you can demonstrate the right attitude to make a difference. This is a thoroughly rewarding role.

The successful candidate will display;

  • Willingness to learn and to go the extra mile

  • Ability to guide and encourage supportive independence when possible

  • Exceptional communication skills and patience

  • Resilient with a robust and positive nature

  • Ability to be creative in meeting the needs of the young adults or children’s needs

  • Ability to work on a rota pattern which will include working every other weekend


Can you deliver a holistic and integrated approach to care and really make a difference to the young peoples lives? 
If this sounds like your dream role, we would love to hear from you. Click the ‘APPLY’ now and one of the Vetro team will be in touch.

www.vetrorecruitment.co.uk

Vetro Recruitment acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merit alone.