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Night Residential Support Worker

Reference

PRI34266

Location

Rugeley School, Blithbury Road, Blithbury, Rugeley, WS15 3JQ

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time, Bank

Salary

£17,910.08

Hours

37.5 hours per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.

Job Advert Location Description

With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Role Description

Rugeley School is recruiting for night Residential support worker to join the team. As a night residential support worker you  will be required to work 4 x nights per week and will provide a range of support services including help with personal care and helping to develop social skills and home skills to students in their residential setting during the night time hours.  This post will suit people who are prepared to work a three week rolling rota.

This is a physically demanding role and staff will also need to have the confidence to deal with the challenging behaviours that autism can present.

We are keen to hear from candidates who would like to consider flexible working.  We can accommodate week nights, weekends or even individual shifts for the right candidate. If you are successful details will be discussed at interview.

Rugeley School part of Priory Education is an independent residential school for children with Autism from the age of 5-19 years.  Our school, which opened in May 2000, stands at the forefront in the education of children with Autism.

Due to the location of our site having access to a vehicle would be advantageous.

Hours:

  • 37.5 hours a week
  • Permanent & Full-time

What we’d like from you:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective organisational capability
  • Great team player
  • Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of those who we support
  • Strong “can do” attitude

What we’d like to give you:

  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Priory Group Pension
  • Travel Insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Dental Insurance
  • Reduced price Gym membership
  • Gourmet Society Card
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Online benefits portal and high street store cashback rewards
  • Priory Group Career Pathways - build your skills and plan for your future career with on-going training supported

The successful candidate will be required to apply for a disclosure at the enhanced level from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be obtained from www.gov.uk/dbs

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all our employees to share in this commitment.

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

Job Description

Night_Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/01/2020