Weekend Night Support Worker
The Firs, Paignton
Hourly Rate: £11.55 (£11.30 base rate +25p per hour for complex and +£1 for hours worked between 22:00 – 07:00)
Hours: Part Time – 12hrs a week
Havencare is a forward-thinking and growing charity. We have been making a difference for 35 years, changing the lives of people who have learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries, and other support needs. Our big aims include every person having a home that is right for them, and support for the life they choose.
At Havencare, first and foremost, we are looking for outstanding people who align with our values of Transparency, Quality and Engagement.
We are looking for enthusiastic, resourceful and forward-thinking people and are excited to be recruiting Support Workers to support individuals within our service in The Firs, Paignton.
About the Role:
🌟 Join The Firs Family: 🌟 Weekend Night Waker: Making a Difference 🌙
At The Firs, weekends shine bright with compassion and care. Join our team to support our extraordinary four gentlemen who call The Firs their sanctuary and make a difference when the world rests.
As a Weekend Night Waker, your role is pivotal, offering support and a safe place, during the quiet hours. Your dedication on those special weekend nights ensures the people we support have an authentic and supportive low stimulus environment.
Your weekends can transform into a beacon of hope for those who rely on your unwavering support. Your resilience and positivity will illuminate every corner, creating a warm and nurturing atmosphere for the people we support.
Your role as a Weekend Night Waker goes beyond the ordinary – it’s about creating extraordinary moments and fostering a sense of belonging engaging in activities in the evenings before the nights sets in.
Join us at The Firs, where your weekends become a canvas of support, and your presence makes a world of difference. Be a part of our family, where your weekends are filled with purpose and fulfilment. Together, let’s create a weekend sanctuary of support, compassion, and endless possibilities! ✨🌙🏡
We will provide you with:
Quality training and development opportunities to maintain and enhance your skills and knowledge
Free 24/7 confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support your health and wellbeing
Big financial rewards through our Refer a Friend Scheme
Vouchers at Christmas, your work anniversary, and your birthday
If your application is successful, any offer of employment will be subject to:
A satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and subsequent registration for the DBS Update Service
2 acceptable / satisfactory references
Evidence of eligibility / right to work in the UK
Does the job role include personal care?: Yes
About the usual working pattern:
Post 1 – 12hrs – Weekend Waking Night Post
- Week 1: Saturday 19:00 – 07:00
- Week 2: Saturday 19:00 – 07:00
60 Upper Manor Road
Care / support worker, Learning disabilities, Supported living
Havencare Homes and Support Limited Supporting people with learning disabilities and autism
Type of organisationCharity
SectorHealth and social care
Havencare Homes and Support Limited is a forward-thinking charity that provides social care services for people with learning disabilities and autism.
Offering supported living and residential care services, we use a range of approaches to empower individuals, help them to be as independent as possible and nurture their potential with dignity and respect.