Support Worker (nights)

Highfield Park, Wales
Job Reference No: MHHP142654
Salary: £10.10-£10.74 per hour
Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time
Closing Date: 13/12/2022
Support Worker – Nights, Highfield Park, Llangwyfan LL16 4LU
  • Full-time
  • 35 hours per week
  • £10.10 – £10.73 per hour + 20p per hour Night allowance (dependent on experience)

About the role

The role of a Night Support Worker is to ensure the safety of the home and its resident’s in the absence of other staff, offering appropriate care and support to individuals in accordance with person specific care plans. The role will include encouraging a relaxed atmosphere for service users, offering assistance in nightly routines, regularly carrying out night patrol checks within the service, and acting appropriately to any unusual activity. The Night Support Worker will be required to be aware of current issues relating to residents’ health and wellbeing by means of a handover from outgoing staff and by reading daily records. It will also be necessary for them to complete, as required, night log summary sheets and any other documentation, including diaries etc.

Benefits of Working with us:

  • Competitive pay
  • Long service reward at year 5
  • Career development and training
  • Work place pension
  • Free meals and on-site parking
  • Free eye care vouchers
  • Blue light card discounts
  • Enhanced maternity package
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Flexible working with opportunities for overtime

Highfield Park

Located in a picturesque part of North Wales, Highfield Park has 13 residential services for adults who have a learning disability, autism, challenging behaviour, mental health issues or complex behaviours. Each home is a specialist provision with its own dedicated staff team.

What MHC can offer

It is an exciting time to join MHC as our new leadership team are looking for committed individuals who will genuinely care, support and protect the adults we look after. If you have the compassion, commitment and capability to work for us, we will give you a career that you can be proud of.

Through a combination of online learning, comprehensive training, coaching and a supportive environment, we’re committed to helping you flourish and deliver excellent standards of care to the people we support.

We understand that our staff teams are the key to the outstanding care and support we offer. This is why we invest in our team, offer flexible working, competitive pay, work-life balance, progression opportunities, QCF Health and Social Care qualifications, eye care vouchers and a workplace pension.

How to apply

If you are an experienced care worker or support worker, or if you feel you can make a real difference to the lives of others, we want to hear from you! Please complete the short application or upload your CV. Alternatively for an informal discussion about this role you can contact MHC Workforce on 01824 572020.

MHC are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all who believe they fit the essential requirements for this role regardless of their race, sex, gender reassignment, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

(All successful applicants must be at least 18 years old)

(We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest).

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Support Worker (nights)

Highfield Park

Highfield Park is home to MHC's central support services. and also home to several of our services.

Highfield Park is located in the hamlet of Llangwyfan, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The nearby village of Llandyrnog provides access to local amenities which include: local church, butchers shop, general store which includes a post office and three public houses, two of which have restaurant facilities.

The location offers the benefits of tranquillity as well as excellent opportunities for exercise and observing local wildlife. It is also within minutes of a main road through North Wales, putting the whole region within easy reach from the mountains of Snowdonia, to the North Wales coast and beyond.