Waking Night Support Worker
Full time- 37.5 hours per week
£9.50 per hour
Dimensions is an award winning, life changing, not-for-profit charity which promotes independence for every individual. We pride ourselves on being a values-based employer and if you are looking for a career in care – there couldn’t be anything more rewarding.
We are recruiting for amazing Waking Night Support Workers in one of our services in Colchester. Whether you have experience or not, we will help support you to reach your full potential by providing you with all the necessary training, guidance and support you need to complete your care certificate and further qualifications.
If you have a caring, kind and thoughtful nature, we would love to hear from you.
The position will require support throughout the night, ensuring the person/people you support are given the appropriate support when required, whilst also carrying out a few key allocated tasks. This includes, checking at regular intervals throughout the night to ensure they are comfortable, provide physical support and emotional reassurance when people are wakeful. You will need to keep written records, using the appropriate IT systems, updating support plans and incident logs, MARS sheets and health and safety records and also complete night-time jobs to assist the daily running of the service.
Manual handling and personal care is also required.
The shifts will be 21:45- 07:15 – this will be discussed further at interview.
Working at Dimensions gives you a wide range of benefits including
For more information about the service and people we support, please call 0300 303 9150 for more information.