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Team Leader – Waking Nights (Senior Care Worker) – Exeter

  • Full time
  • Exeter
  • £23,280 a year
  • 31 Aug 2020
  • Travel expenses: no
  • Job term: Permanent
  • Job code: 020720-7654

We are looking for a Waking Nights Team Leader to lead a small team of enablers to delivery high quality care provision at the WESC Foundation.

Hours are 33.25 per week

If successful your first week will be spent completing a comprehensive induction and training programme and your second week will consist of closely shadowing an experienced member of your team. This is designed to give you all the knowledge that you’ll need to undertake your role before you start your first shift.

Holiday and other benefits
All staff are entitled to 6 weeks annual leave plus statutory bank holidays (pro rata).

You’ll have access to our beaufitul 12 acre site at the edge of Exeter with plenty of free parking, gym facilities and “staff swim” sessions in our heated swimming pool.

We offer a range of other benefits too such as free parking, paid medical appointments, staff swim sessions in our heated indoor swimming pool, free 24 hour access to a confidential employee assistance scheme and much much more!

Plus the waking nights shift pattern ensures that you know when you will be working a year in advance!

In exchange we need you to be passionate about delivering the very best care and support for our young people with complex disabilities and prepared to deliver outstanding provision as part of a caring team.

Equality, diversity and safeguarding
WESC Foundation is committed to equality and diversity. We welcome applicants regardless of racial, ethnic or national origin, religion or beliefs, disability, sexuality, age or responsibilities for dependents.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are conditional to an enhanced DBS check and registration with the update service.

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Job category

Care worker, Residential care home, Supported living, Youth work

Profile

WESC Foundation Specialist Centre for Visual Impairment

Website wescfoundation wescfoundation

Type of organisation

Charity

Sector

Health and social care

Description

The WESC Foundation is a specialist day and residential centre offering a unique experience for young people and adults with visual impairment including complex needs. Our commitment is to excellence and innovation at a national and international level.

We provide high-quality education and care that increases our learners’ opportunities and raises their expectations.

By working with universities and international specialists, we are advancing our knowledge and practice of neuro-science, making us a leading specialist centre for visual impairment.

Our innovative learner-centred approach applies the latest techniques designed to transform the lives of our young people and adults.

We are committed to inclusion, increasing independence, achieving results and creating a fun and social place to live and study.

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