I am currently recruiting for full and part time positions for a Senior Support Worker (Nights) role for a Elderly Residential Home for service users suffering from the likes of Dementia. This is a fantastic opportunity, and if you are someone who can think outside of the box, is compassionate and has empathy and is proactive then this is an opportunity for you.
The nightly duties of this role with include:
-Handover of the shift to and from the day staff
-Checking the security
-Occasionally, time in the kitchen
-Assisting service users throughout the night to ensure they are comfortable and have everything that they need
-Assisting service users in the morning
-Dealing with challenging behaviour associated with Dementia
-Supervising and organising the team
-NVQ Level 2 Health and Social Care
-Experience with the senior duties i.e. medication round or supervisory experience (any)
-Relevant experience, personal or paid
-An understanding of the type of service users you would be working with
The shift patterns can range from 1 night to 3 nights a week, this is up to you. You can work 1, 2 or 3 nights a week. With the shift times being 8PM - 8AM.
The days you work is dependent upon you & the homes need, and it is possible for these nights to be set.
Also, there will be bank work available when there is sickness and holidays.
Salary range : £5616 - £16848 or £9.00 p/h
If you think that this opportunity sounds great then please, do not hesitate to get in contact with me
Email: sarah.parsons @ bssocialcare.co.uk
Or, Click apply!