Sleep over support staff
Closing date: Thursday, 31st Oct 2019
Job Title: Sleep In Care Staff Member
Salary: £8.21 per hour
Hours per Week: Various – overnight from 10pm – 8am
Annual Leave: 25 days plus 10 Statutory holidays (pro-rata for part time/term time roles)
To provide overnight support as required to individuals in their own homes.
The post holder would be required to sleep in the staff bedroom but be available in the event that the service user required support. Although most shifts will allow for the post holder to sleep throughout the night, there will be occasions were the post holder can expect to be disturbed and will be required to provide support.
Key responsibilities will include:
- Keep accurate records and ensure that any health monitoring and daily records are completed.
- Respond to any monitoring alarms during the night.
- Respond to any service user needs during the night.
The ability to communicate effectively with other staff and service users and the ability to maintain written records, is essential. The post holder will need the ability and willingness to assist service users with their personal care requirements as needed, whilst maintaining their dignity. It is desirable to hold a Diploma/NVQ in Health and Social Care but full training will be given.
For further information please view the job description. To apply please complete and submit an application form.
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Closing date: 12 noon on Thursday 31st October 2019
Henshaws Society for Blind People aims to employ a diverse workforce and is committed to equality of employment and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.