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Night Support Worker

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Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 33.25 

Salary:£19,701 - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Fixed Term 

Location:The Trees Hostel, Deveron Way, Hinckley, Leicestershire, Select county, LE10 0XD 


Closing date:24 October 2021 at midnight 

Fixed Term for up to: 31/10/22
Salary Range £19701 plus night time enhancement
This is an exciting opportunity to join our established Short Breaks service. We are looking for enthusiastic and well motivated individuals to join our team.
The post holder will be responsible in providing direct care and support to service users accessing the Council’s Community Life Choices and Short Breaks.
The post holder will be responsible to plan, monitor, reviewand provide support packages for service users maintaining a high standard of support and care to people, ensuring their emotional, physical, cultural and social needs are met, promoting the rights and independence of the individual. 
The post holder will promote an environment in which service users are encouraged to retain control over their own lives and are involved in the decisions that affect them; providing an environment leading to a high quality standard of care in line with the Fundamental Standards set by the Care Quality Commission
To work flexibly to meet service requirements.  Post holder must be able to work to a service rota working between 9.45pm to 7.15am (Monday to Sunday), working weekends and bank/public holidays.  To be awake and alert for the full duration of the shift.
• Ability to work with people with complex needs
• Ability to work on own initiative and as a part of a team
• Good organisational skills
• Ability to assist with moving and handling of service users as required
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
For informal enquires please contact Rayna Caddy or Phil Hutchinson, Tel: 0116 305 6662 Email: or   
We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
For further information about working for Leicestershire County Council, please click here.
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