Life Skills Support Worker, Nights

Location Ferndown
Discipline: Learning Disabilities, No Experience - Social Care
Employment type: Part Time
Salary: £11.00 - £12.00 per hour, plus £25 per night
Contact name: Victoria Marsden

Contact email:
Job ref: 5783
Published: 3 months ago
Permanent, Part-Time, Young Adult Support Worker job vacancy looking to work Night Shifts commutable from the Ferndown area of Dorset / Ringwood area of Hampshire & The New Forest. 

No experience is necessary as full training is provided.  Applicants must have the right to work in the UK as no sponsorship is available.

From Ringwood this job vacancy is a 22 min/ 10-mile commute via the B3078 and Salisbury Road/A338.  From Ferndown it is a 23 min / 12-mile commute via the B3078.

  • No personal care
  • £11.00 - £12.00 per hour.
  • £25 per night shift worked.
  • Life Insurance, Pension, Employee Assistance & Health Plan.
  • Car Lease Scheme / Bike to work scheme.
  • Fully funded Training to complete your Level 3 Health & Social Care.
  • Hours: 7.45 – 8.15am 4 on 4 off Shift pattern.
  • Part-Time Hours Available.
  • Lots of little appreciation perks!

Where you will be working
You would be working with young people aged 16-25 who attend a specialist residential college.  The Young people you would be supporting have additional social, emotional, autism and mental health needs.  You would be assisting them in their homes at night, teaching them valuable life skills, making a difference to the young people life.  You will help prepare them for Adult life and facilitating their transition into further education, training or employment.  You will mentor and support the young people in their evening activities, sports or hobbies both on and off-site. 

The Provider

We are recruiting on behalf of one of the UK’s biggest providers of education, care and support for children and young people living with Special Educational Needs (SEN) and disabilities. They have an impressive network of schools, colleges, and residential homes where all their talented teamwork with specialists to enable every young person to develop their abilities and create a positive future.

This Specialist Residential College believes in changing lives for the better through education. They also have a strong commitment towards developing their fantastic team and offering them a clear career pathway. So, who knows, this might just be the start of an exciting rewarding career.


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