We are the UK’s largest provider of specialist services in education, mental health rehabilitation and learning disabilities. We provide services for over 1,200 individuals in 65 facilities; we work with 140 public authorities; we employ more than 3,500 people.
Although our work embraces many specialist disciplines, it is united by a common purpose. To actively enable each and every one of the people in our care to achieve their personal best, however it is defined by them or for them.
Everything we do is directed towards achieving this aim.
The Wing Centre, 126 Richmond Park Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 8TH
The Wing Centre is a 38 week per year residential special college based in Bournemouth for young men of 16 - 19 years who have Asperger Syndrome. The Wing Centre uses specialist approaches, environments and staff expertise, to prepare students to meet the demands of adult life in a positive way.
As an integral part of the Night team, the Night Support Worker will provide guidance, support and encouragement to individuals in the houses. The job involves enabling our young people to develop by providing support during a constant waking night.
This role is a term-time position, nights required to work are Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights.
What you’ll need
The successful candidate will be a good role model for our students, and conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.
Experience of working as part of a team.
To be able to work as directed to complete tasks reliably to the required standard.
Experience of working in care is desirable but not essential.
Excellent benefits include:
- Discounted health care from a leading private health and care provider
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Cycle Plus scheme
- Employee Assistance Helpline
- Discounted Park Resort Holidays
Closing Date: 30th August 2012
(Vacancy may close early if a large number of applications are received prior to this date.)
You will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post and will be subject to an enhanced CRB check. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.
To find out more about us at Cambian visit www.cambiangroup.com