• Bangor
  • Temporary
  • LR37
  • lesley.rainey@premiere-agency.com

Night Support Worker

On behalf of a Public Sector Client Premiere People Healthcare are urgently seeking a temporary Night Support Worker .
The post holder will work as part of a dedicated team to take responsibility for maintaining a safe and secure environment for young people and staff during night time hours. This role will be a 4 on 4 off rota involving evenings and weekends .

Location : Bangor
Hours: 37 hours per week averaged over a rotating shift pattern start time 21:00-07:30

Duties and responsibilities

  • Night support worker will assist the night care teams to provide high quality care for young people in custody.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to be active in their supervisory duties and in carrying out specific instructions as directed regarding the supervision and monitoring of young people to ensure their safety.
  • To participate in handovers and meetings
  • Liaise with other staff in the centre to ensure the needs of the young people are identified and addressed .
  • Under take admin duties : forms report preparation as and when required.
  • Support colleagues
  • Provide support and comfort to young people under stress.
  • Participating in tasks within the unit
  • To undertake other duties as required.

    Essential Criteria – Night Support Worker –

  •  GCSE – Maths and English grade C or above OR Nvq level 3 in Youth Justice or equivalent
  •  Significant experience of working with young people within a residential child care setting
  • Applicants must have live registration with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council.

Please note that applicants must complete required pre employment checks for this role .

To request a full job description or more information of the role please send your CV to lesley.rainey@premiere-agency.com or call the office on 02890720104.