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Waking Night Female Support Worker
Part time- 27 hours per week
£9.60 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 Stevenage. 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 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.
In this role you will be also provide support with personal care and medication administration.
The role requires you to have a full UK driving licence.
“Other organisations may call this role Community Support Worker, Residential Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Care Worker, Social Care Assistant or, Bank HCA, Healthcare Assistant or Carer.”
"Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010."
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.