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Night Care Assistant (2 Posts)

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Peak Lodge, High Peak
Salary details
Grade 5 £15,446.04 - £15,977.16 per annum
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
33 hours and 15 minutes per week
Closing Date
27 January 2019
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Peak Lodge is a purpose built development in the grounds of Peak School, Chinley. Peak Lodge consists of 2 homes; The Willows which is a short break shared care and children in care residential home and Hill View which is a child in care residential home. Both homes work closely with Peak School.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young people with severe learning difficulties, autism, challenging behaviour and profound physical disabilities. The successful candidates will work at the Willows, with a supportive management team, receive regular supervision, and be involved in helping to develop this service. Minimum age requirement is 22 years old, due to the ages of the young people. We would welcome any applicant to visit pre interview or appointment to discuss this role and to visit Peak Lodge.

The Managers are available to discuss roles and responsibilities of the advertised post. The job will include unsocial hours working including weekends and Bank Holidays.

However the post does allow for 2 weekends off a month and working a 5 on 4 off, 4 on 5 off shift working pattern.

The post also includes a shift allowance due to unsocial times, equating to a starting hourly salary of £11.24 rising to £11.80 per hour.  

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.