Flexible Mobile Night Support Worker
Based in Horsham, Crawley, or Burgess Hill
Sessional Contract (with a guaranteed 8 shifts offered per month)
Minimum salary £11,135 (£11.27 per hour + 12.07% accrued holiday)
Great opportunities for overtime available
We are recruiting to our Night Support Team to work within our supported housing in Horsham, Crawley, and Burgess Hill.
You will work within our properties that provide accommodation and associated support services to those aged 16-35 years. An understanding of the support needs of the young people we work with is desirable.
In particular you will help to keep our properties safe and secure throughout the night.
While there are systems in place to support you, a substantial part of the role includes lone working and will require someone competent and confident when working alone, and somebody who is able to deal with unacceptable behaviour appropriately.
This is challenging yet rewarding work that helps the young people we support to belong, contribute, and thrive
The position comes with excellent training and development opportunities.
As a Flexible Worker there is no obligation to accept work that is offered, however you will be expected to be flexible to meet the needs of the service.
The shifts are waking nights, and you may be static in a staffed property or provide mobile support to our dispersed properties. Shifts typically take place within the range of 8pm to 8am.
A full, valid driving licence is essential, but a vehicle will be provide where required.
YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns.
Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 7th May 2019 at 9am
Interview date: Friday 17th May 2019
How To Apply…
You can download an application pack and an application form below. Please return your form to us by email at email@example.com or by hand or post to:
YMCA DOWNSLINK GROUP,
47 Church Road,
Hove, BN3 2BE