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Casual Night Care Assistant

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Organisation:Nottingham City Council 

Working Hours: Flexible 

Salary:£18,426 - Pro-Rata 

NPPV Required:No 

Appointment Type:Casual 

Location:46 Bewick Drive, Bakersfield, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG3 7GB 

Reference:CA1037 

Closing date:14 October 2019 at midnight 


Casual Residential Night Care Assistant at Wood View Children’s Home for children and young people with disabilities. Wood View offers permanent residential care to young people who have severe learning disabilities and physical disabilities, many of whom are on the autistic spectrum and who may exhibit significant challenges in management of their behaviour. The role requires an ability to:
 
To give essential and personal care to children and young people with autism and learning disabilities. To establish positive relationships with the young people, assessing needs and risk.
 
To support young people during the night and support them in their bedtime routines.
 
To support young people with their medical and all round health needs.
 
To ensure a high standard of supervision and support is provided to assist children and young people with Autism and learning disabilities.
 
Applicants must have experience of working with people with disabilities.
 
The potholders primary responsibility, will be to ensure the physical safety and security of the children and young people during the night hours
 
You will need to respond to the needs of the young people with a wide range of learning disabilities and will be required to undertake domestic tasks and have general oversight of the building security.
 
To apply for this role please ensure that you respond to the following items taken from the person specification of this role in your application.
 
Essential Requirements
  • Ability to work in partnership and maintain professional relationships with young people, their families and relevant others.

  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team, to meet the needs of the young people on an individual or group basis

  • Ability to monitor the welfare of the young people overnight and participate in the bedtime routines.

  • Ability to work a rota covering shifts from 10pm to 7am.

Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page. For informal enquiries please contact Ricky Sangster or Marie Craddock, Tel: 0115 9156885. We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic communities, males and disabled people as they are currently under represented within our workforce. Nottingham City Council is open to conversations regarding flexible working options at the point of interview. If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact click apply