Night Lead / Night Senior Care Assistat

  • The Orders of St John Care Trust
  • Bourne, UK
  • 30 Dec, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Night Lead  
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Location: Bourne, Lincolnshire
Salary: £10.57 - £10.92 per hour (plus weekend enhancements)
Hours of work: Full time – 36 hours

If these hours do not suit you, we can also offer hours on a casual basis that give you flexibility and work life balance. Simply let us know what you are looking for when you apply.

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

Do you have experience of delivering care in a residential or family setting?
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 team of carers, you’ll be responsible for keeping wakeful watch on the security and safety of our residents and the home in general. Whether it’s helping residents with their night-time routines or personal care, providing companionship, supporting with light household duties or administering medication, you’ll play a vital role in ensuring they are leading happy and fulfilled lives. 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 schemes.

Level 2 qualification is desirable in Health & Social Care

You’ll have strong experience as a carer in a care setting with the ability to relate to our residents in a caring and sensitive manner. You might have previous supervisory experience, like delegating tasks, supporting inductions for new starters and 1 to 1s but this is not essential. What is important is you are a positive role model, with excellent communication skills and a natural ability to get along with others. A supportive individual, able to motivate others to deliver the best possible care to our residents at all times.

Alongside being confident taking charge and being able to use your own initiative to resolve problems and deal with queries. 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:
* 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
* A workplace pension
* Free uniform
* Free DBS
* Higher rates of pay at weekends
* Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
* “My Rewards” programme, offering you discounts 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 . All offers are conditional upon satisfactory background checks.  
Digby Court Care Home in the Heart of Lincolnshire! Rated GOOD by CQC and 9.6 by!

Digby Court is a thirty-five capacity care home located in Bourne, dedicated to person-centered methods and offering quality care for older people and adults with a physical disability. Digby Court offers compassionate, individualised residential and respite care in a comfortable, homely environment. Our home is situated in a quiet residential area, but still close to the center of the historic market town of Bourne. The town provides a comprehensive range of shops and amenities, all of which are within easy reach of Digby Court

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).