Support Worker Waking Night
No Experience Necessary - Full Training Provided
Full time and relief available
We are recruiting for day and waking night Support Workers in Newbury.
You will support up to 6 people throughout the night regularly to ensure tthat they are comfortable, giving physical support and emotional reassurance when needed. This service is a very calming place to work, you may support someone to watch a film, or have a cup or tea during the night.
There is some personal care involved, assisting with medication administeration and monitor epilepsy. You will have to keep some written records including updating support plans, incidents log and health and safety records using our IT systems that you will be trained up on.
During the day time, the people we support are active and engage in various activities such as gardening, walks to parks, feeding the ducks, visits to shops, day trips and indoor activities such as baking, cooking, solving puzzles, reading and watching films. As a Support Worker, you will enable the people we support to live independently and help them achieve their goals.
Shift pattern - From 10pm - 8am - and will include one on the weekend. This will be discussed at interview
For more information about the service and people we support, please contact Mirna on 07500122225
We welcome applications from Care Assistants/Care Workers/Nursing home assistants/Health care assistants
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2021. We have a nurturing, welcoming and motivating team culture.
We are passionate about investing in your training and career development. Our training covers essential skills and knowledge to provide support in line with the Care Certificate. Alongside our excellent training & qualifications programme, we also offer:
A full list of rewards can be found in the job description attached.
If being a Support Worker sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. The attached job description, person specification and additional information will provide you with lots of information on the role and Dimensions. To apply it couldn’t be simpler - just click on the button below to complete the application process.
An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role and if applicable an overseas DBS check, the cost of which will be incurred by Dimensions.