Service: Residential Services
Location: Chipchase House, Forest Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 9NQ
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time, Night shift
Salary: £11.08 - £11.30 Per Hour
Interview Date: tbc
Who We Are
The Percy Hedley Foundation is one of the largest regional charities supporting people with a range of learning and physical needs. We take a person centred, flexible approach to the care and support we provide.
We work towards excellence every day and our team members are committed to delivering the very best outcomes for the people we support. Our dynamic and flexible service is tailored to the specific needs of the individual, making it easier to live, learn and be part of a world adapting to change.
We are looking to appoint a Lead Night Support Worker to lead and supervise a team of care staff throughout the night shift. Our service is a residential home for individuals with physical and learning disabilities whom require intimate personal care.
Chipchase House is busy and energetic service. We are a close-knit team with brilliant relationships with everyone we support. It is our privilege to care for our residents and help them lead interesting and fulfilling lives.
As our Lead Night Support Worker you will effectively delegate workloads and responsibilities in accordance with support plans and Assessments while maintaining effective service delivery.
The successful candidate will have experience in a similar setting as well as a level 3 qualification in Health and Social Care.
If you think you have what it takes to join our team we would love to hear from you.
As part of government legislation it will become mandatory for adult social care workers in residential services to have received two Covid vaccinations by the 11th November 2021. The successful candidate will need to evidence this.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to an Enhanced DBS check as well as other employment clearances.