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Night Support Worker




Strathmore College, Bellringer Road, Trentham Lakes South, Stoke on Trent, ST4 8LJ

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£17,142.82 per annum


37 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

Strathmore College are currently seeking a Night Support worker to join their team.

Duties will include:

  • Undertake general domestic and workplace duties during the night (tidying, cleaning, laundry work, cooking etc)
  • Encourage and enable learners to make informed choices in their lives and assist them in working through the consequences and taking responsibility for their behaviour
  • Meet the needs of learners by following support and safety plans and risk assessments
  • Assist management in any aspect of learner training and care, or any other task deemed necessary to promote the interests and welfare of learners
  • Attend and follow the procedure for staff meetings
  • Undertake any other duties as may be reasonably requested by the Principal or their delegate
  • Have knowledge of and carry out all necessary emergency procedures as for fire, accident etc.
  • Undertake any training course or ‘in-house’ training considered beneficial or necessary to the role
  • Assist management in any aspect of learner development and care, or any other task deemed necessary to promote the interests and welfare of learners
  • Report and record all exceptions – act, incidents and results that do not comply fully with Plans, Policies, Procedures and Quality Standards.

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.

Strathmore College is a residential and day college in Stoke on Trent.  The college provides for learners aged 16-25 years who have learning difficulties, emotional, social and behavioural difficulties/disability.  The cohort of learners’ needs include mild to severe learning difficulty/disability, Downs Syndrome, Autistic Spectrum Conditions, speech and language difficulties coupled with other health related, mental or physical difficulties.  The learner’s needs are increasingly more complex, with a number of learners who were NEET and those who were finding engaging in education and learning challenging. The College uses meaningful, practical learning activities to engage and motivate learners.

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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