Night Lead

  • The Orders of St John Care Trust
  • Holbeach, UK
  • 12 Oct, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Night Lead
EXCITING OPPORTUNITY AT PATCHETT LODGE!!
Location: Holbeach, Lincolnshire
Salary: £10.12-£10.47 (weekend enhancement 20p an hour)
Hours of work: 36 hours per week  

We are now recruiting a Night Lead to join our team!

Are you an experienced carer with a desire to progress your career to the next level?

Do you prefer to work nights? Our care teams make a real difference every day and your professionalism, teamed with kindness and compassion, will be at the core of everything you do. Leading a small team of carers, you’ll be responsible for keeping wakeful watch on the security and safety of our residents and the home in general. You’ll ensure that care plans are regularly reviewed, understanding the importance of maintaining accurate records, and will be able to manage the time of both yourself and your team effectively to support the wellbeing of our residents. You’ll understand that some shifts might be challenging, but you’ll also laugh, have fun and make lasting memories with our residents. In joining us, you’ll also become part of our extended family. You’ll work alongside other team members who are passionate about providing care, warmth and kindness to all those who live and work in our homes.

A NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care is essential.

You’ll have NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care, or you’ve achieved NVQ Level 2, and you’re prepared to study for NVQ Level 3. You’ll also be experienced in leading a team to deliver care, be keen to progress to a role with greater levels of responsibility  and be willing to undertake relevant training to support your career development in a nurturing, engaging and rewarding environment. You’ll be a positive role model, with excellent communication skills and a natural ability to get along with others. A supportive leader, you’ll motivate your team to deliver the best possible care to our residents at all times.

The Trust is a great place to work; we’ve been providing care for almost 1,000 years and we’re currently the second largest not-for-profit provider in the UK. Not-for-profit means that we reinvest every penny we make into our residents, colleagues and the care homes we live and work in.

Therefore, we offer a great range of benefits, including a competitive salary, training and development.

Here are some of the other benefits you’ll enjoy as a valued member of our team:
* Paid breaks
* Paid DBS
* Higher rate of pay at weekends
* Free Uniform
* Free Training
* Development and progression opportunities
* Overtime available
* “My Rewards” offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much more!

If you think you have the right skills and attitude to deliver the highest quality of care for our residents as a Night Lead within our care homes, then you could be next to join us. So apply, and get your career started with us today. Should you have any questions about this role or our application process, please call our recruitment team on 0345 013 1714.

All candidates will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.  

Patchett Lodge Care Home rated 9.5 on Carehome.com!

Patchett Lodge Care Home, Holbeach offers compassionate, individualised residential and respite care for up to 28 residents in a homely, comfortable and safe environment. Our home benefits from being situated in large, attractive grounds close to the centre of the small market town of Holbeach.    Care charity and provider The Orders of St John Care Trust are respected in the care sector for a flexible range of care provision, making the most of voluntary sector contributions to help vulnerable adults achieve a more dignified lifestyle.  

Alongside keeping our colleagues safe with PPE, daily testing and comfort in knowing all your colleagues will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19  (in line with government legislation; please do not continue with this application if you have not received all doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccination, clinically exempt or under 18 years of age).