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Waking Night Child Care worker
Title: Waking Night Child Care worker logo #192639
Category: Early Childhood Care & Development
Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full Time
Salary: £9.50
Salary per: hour
Location: England, East Midlands, Northamptonshire, Kettering
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Are you passionate and hardworking?

Can you motivate young people and prioritise their needs?

This role requires a high level of patience and understanding working with vulnerable children and young people in a 6 bedded residential home for 7 - 16 year olds.

My client is looking for a dedicated organised individual who can take the initiative to work well independently as well as working well with other members of staff and young people.

Duties and Responsibilities:

 Remain awake throughout the night and effectively and appropriately care for and keep safe the children and young people

 Actively engage in all aspects of the night-time care tasks and domestic duties required of you in the home and the surrounding environment

 Where necessary offer and provide a child or young person with the appropriate care, nurture and comfort they require should they wake during the night, feel unwell, experience a night-terror or upsetting dream, or otherwise need the support of a safe adult

 To maintain standards of good practice at all times, establishing purposeful and constructive relationships and appropriate role modelling

 To maintain and produce required records and reports as necessary to ensure smooth, efficient running of the home

 To undertake training and utilise learning within the home

 To safeguard and promote the welfare and health of young people

 To speak up if there are any concerns that may affect maters in respect to any child

Minimum requirements:

 Residential child care experience

 At least 1 years’ experience of working with individuals with social emotional and behavioral difficulties

 Driving license desirable

 Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare or equivalent desirable

 The ability to work shifts

Shift hours and pattern for waking night:

 2130-0800

 Week one – Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

 Week two – Wednesday and Thursday

Closing date: ASAP

Interview: ASAP

Contact: Ismail at Job Paths 4 U

Job Paths 4 U is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business.

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