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Night Support Worker

Reference

PRI54550

Location

Children's Home - Calow

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Part Time

Salary

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

Hours

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

Job Advert Role Description

Aspris Children’s Services (an independent company which was formally Priory Education and Children’s Services) is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of specialist care and education for a reason. We recruit some of the most committed staff in the sector.

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.

At Aspris, we are dedicated to enhancing the life opportunities of the children and young people within our homes, and always celebrate uniqueness and diversity.

Our homes are part of a large children’s group with a national footprint offering significant development, support and progression opportunities. We also operate a fostering service and a number of high quality specialist schools in both the UK and the Middle East. 

Your Benefits

  • A generous salary
  • Being part of a company that invests in you and your team for personal and professional development
  • Reward and discount schemes
  • Pension
  • Enhanced DBS fee paid
  • Access to a holiday package
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Wellbeing support

Aspris 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 the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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 may be requested prior to interview for roles within our schools.

About us

Our UK specialist schools, colleges, children’s homes and fostering agency provide the highest standards of support to children with a range of needs. This includes autism, learning difficulties, social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) difficulties and supporting some of society’s most vulnerable children. With a large national footprint, as well as education services in the Middle East, this also offers significant and exciting development and progression opportunities for our staff.

Disclosure

Aspris Education & Children's 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. Aspris Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

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Job Description

Night_Support_Worker.pdf

Closing Date

31/10/2021