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Night Support Worker




Children's Home - Calow

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time


£17,374.50 - £18,124.50 pro rata (£10,795.36 - £11,255.76 actual)


23.3 hours per week. 3 shifts on 6 off - 10hr shifts - 10PM - 8AM

Job Advert Role Description

Our children's home is set in a semi rural location on the outskirts of Temple Normanton village near Chesterfield.  We require a Night Support Worker to join our team.  We care for up to 3 young people aged between 9 - 16+ years who exhibit Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties.  The working patterns of this role are 3 shifts on 6 off 10hr shifts from 10pm until 8am.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Previous experience of working with Young People who can exhibit challenging behaviours would be desirable.  However, if you have the right personality we will support you to gain and develop the experience
  • It is essential that applicants have either attained or are prepared to work towards a Level 3 Diploma Residential Childcare qualification. 

If you feel that you can help us and our young people then please get in contact.

Your Benefits

  • Online benefits and cashback rewards (including popular retail discounts)
  • Priory Group Pension scheme
  • Travel Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Reduced price Gym membership
  • Gourmet Society Card
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Priory Group Career Pathways - build your skills and plan for your future career with on-going training supported.

Our children's home replicates a caring, family environment that provides the opportunities that will hopefully one day help our young people to lead positive and rewarding lives.

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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