Night Support Worker - COVID-19 in London

Job description

Broughton Lodge is a 20 bed specialist residential service for adults with autism and learning disabilities who may present with behaviours that challenge. We aim to provide a safe, comfortable and effective care environment for those in our care, promoting independence and community integration.

In this role you’ll:
  • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our residents
  • Work in the residential area, providing guidance and encouragement to residents through physical and emotional support
  • Maintain a safe, clean and enjoyable environment for our residents to live in, which will involve undertaking some domestic duties and complying with policies and procedures
  • Assist residents with their medical and welfare needs and report as required
  • Safeguard residents
  • Learn about individuals’ specific needs and provide help in the most appropriate way
  • Administer medication
  • Follow and learn specific behavioural support techniques
  • Work alongside multi-disciplinary professionals such a psychology, psychiatry and occupational therapy
We're looking for people who have:
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a good team player
  • The sensitivity and energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for the residents
  • A genuine desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
  • Flexibility to work 12 hour night shifts on a rota basis
  • Driving licence and own transport desirable due to rural location of home and lack of public transport
In return we’ll offer you:
  • Full training including access to level 2 and 3 health and social care qualifications
  • Opportunity to access management qualifications level 3 and 5
  • Opportunity for guaranteed overtime at x1.5- Exclusive to Broughton Lodge
  • Overtime above 42hrs paid at £14.20 per hour
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • DBS paid
  • 28 days paid annual leave
  • Regular coaching and support
  • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
  • Free meals on duty
  • Free parking at site
  • Blue light card- NHS discounts- A wide range of offers from categories such as holidays, rail travel, cars, days out, fashion, gifts, insurance, phones and many other items.

Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.



Extra information

Status
Open
Location
London
Published at
13-01-2021
Profession Sub-category
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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