Job Reference: WNSWMARB2024

Part Time Waking Night Support Worker - St Austell (MARB)

Salary: £13.40ph

Hours: 9

Closing Date: 14/06/2024


Job Description

Waking Night Support Worker

Hourly Rate: £13.00 night rate (+40p complex rate)

Overtime Rate: +£2 on usual hourly rate.
Hours: 9 hours per week*
Location: St. Austell Cornwall

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 an enthusiastic, resourceful and forward-thinking person and are excited to be recruiting a Support Worker to support Brandon within our service in St. Austell, Cornwall.

About the Role:

Brandon is a young man in his mid-twenties who likes spending hours on the fairground rides at Camel Creek, bowling, painting and crafting, swimming and being immersed in the sensory experience of the Eden Project. Family is a key part of Brandon’s life and supporting and promoting the time he spends with his family is important. Experience and understanding of Autism, delayed development and barriers with communication that can cause distress is desirable but an open, compassionate yet confident approach is essential. During the day Brandon is supported 2:1 when accessing the community to ensure he can live a fulfilled and meaningful life in a safe way, and 1:1 at all other times of the day including overnight with the support of assistive living technology.

About the usual working pattern:

Week 1

Saturday: 22:00-07:00
Sunday: 22:00-07:00

Week 2

Rest days.

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
  • Paid DBS
  • Annual pay of £6271.20 and the opportunity to earn overtime.
  • A generous overtime rate.
  • …and more!

Closing date: 

The closing date for this vacancy is Friday 17th May 2024. Applications will be considered as and when received.

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

Check out the role brief and assignment information here – 2023 Support Worker – Role Brief – Porthpean.pdf