Current Vacancies

Night Support Worker at Wilsic Hall School

Reference No: WHS/07/NSW/19

Closing Date:  31/07/2019

Location: Wadworth, Doncaster

Salary: £9.05 - £10.00 per hour dependent on qualifications (overtime available at enhanced rates)

Are you a night owl? Are you a caring person?

If so Wilsic Hall School would love to hear from you! We are looking to recruit Night Support Workers to support young people with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs including behaviours that may challenge during the night. If you have a positive attitude and are a good communicator who cares about people’s well-being then this could be the role for you.

Wilsic Hall School is a specialist residential school, offering education and care for up to 52 weeks-per-year, for young people aged 11 to 19. 

You don't need to have experience but it is essential that you share our values. We will support you in becoming a qualified Night Support Worker and provide you with excellent training and support throughout your career in the Hesley Group. 

The young people we support have various needs and so it will be key that you ensure they receive an excellent level of care throughout the night. Even when the young people we support are asleep you will be able to carry out other duties such as domestic duties for example cleaning and other household chores. You will always have another colleague on site to support you as the welfare of our staff is paramount.

We understand how busy life can be so to make your life easier we have a fixed rota so you will always know what shifts you are working well in advance.

If this sounds like a role for you, apply now.

If you're unsure whether or not you would enjoy and excel at being a Support Worker within one of our services you can take our interactive quiz. You don’t need to register to complete it and your answers will be completely anonymous. Completing the quiz will give you a real insight into the role of being a Support Worker with Hesley Group. You'll be given instant on-screen feedback from your answers throughout the quiz and an overall summary at the end on whether this could be the ideal career for you.

You may find the following information and document links useful to read through before applying for the vacancy of Night Support Worker at Wilsic Hall School:

Hours of work - Full time average of 36 hours per week
Weekdays:   21:00 – 07:20      Weekends:  21:00 – 07:20

Benefits of working for us:
• excellent hourly and enhanced overtime rates
• three weeks paid intensive induction where you will obtain recognised qualifications for:
  - Diploma Level 3
  - Care Certificate (Adult Services)
  - HELP (Hesley Enhancing Lives Programme)
  - Health and Safety
  - First Aid
  - Food Safety
• paid breaks and 6 weeks paid holiday
• continuous support and feedback through 1:1 supervision
• ongoing free mandatory and development training days
• regular promotion opportunities
• pension scheme

Job Description
Person Specification
Your Guide to Being a Support Worker Leaflet
Additional Information for Applicants

To see and hear what it's like to work for the Hesley Group and how we all help to make a difference you can watch our short films. For an informal discussion about this role please contact the Admin Team on 01302 856382. 

To apply online click the button above, alternatively to request an application pack please email alternatively, please email stating the job reference number WHS/07/NSW/19 and also your full name and address.  

Hesley Group is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Because of the nature of its work with children and vulnerable adults the Hesley Group uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work for any Group Company will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in the Group’s care. This post is subject to the enhanced level DBS check, please ensure you complete the form by clicking the link above before continuing with your application Our user reference for the check system is HESLEY with password Hesley. A summary of the Group's policy is available by clicking here.