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Waking Night Support Worker




Coxlease School, Clay Hill, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, SO43 7DE

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£17,441 per annum


37.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

At our various children's homes based across the following areas:

Lyndhurst, New Milton, Lymington, Southampton, Tatchbury Mount

We support young people with autism and complex needs.  We need Waking Night Support Workers who will inspire and guide our children and young people to achieve their personal best. 

Due to some elements of the role, it is desirable but not a necessity for candidates to have held a driving licence for at least three years and have no more than six points.

As a Waking Night Support Worker, you will:

  • Be responsible for effectively supporting the delivery of care and education to all young people within the children's home
  • Maintain the welfare, well being and security of the children and young people through the night.
  • Work as a team to ensure the home is kept to a good standard in all aspects of house-keeping.

Our site is on a shift system. You will be required to work 4 shifts on and 4 shifts off between the hours of 10pm - 8am.

Your Benefits

  • Priory Perks reward and discount scheme
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Pension scheme
  • We cover the cost of your enhanced disclosure check
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Commitment to your ongoing training and career progression
  • Employee recognition scheme.

Division DBS info


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 may be requested prior to interview for 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.


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.


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