Night Support Worker - Aberystwyth

Location Aberystwyth
Job Category: Residential Support Work
Job type: Permanent Role
Salary: £22,893.80 per annum
Contact name: Kenneth McCausland

Contact email: kenneth.mccausland@thewallich.net
Job ref: 005622
Published: 20 days ago

Hours of Work:  37.5 hours per week – 12 hour shifts – 3 on 3 off

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Project Description

The project is located in Aberystwyth and works with homeless men and women aged 18+ with complex needs. The service provides residential support with the aim of meeting individuals’ needs, which promote independence and lead to a sustainable move-on. The project is funded through the Supporting People Programme Grant and is required to meet the Welsh Government’s National Outcomes Framework. The Framework’s four main aims are:

- Promoting Personal and Community Safety

- Promoting Independence and Control

- Promoting Economic Progress and Financial Control

- Promoting Health and Wellbeing

Purpose of Role

To provide a proactive night time presence across 3 projects to promote quiet and peaceful occupation of its residents/visitors. To respond to disturbances, emergencies and other housing management functions according to procedure and provide ad-hoc support to residents in response to demand. To assist with the organisations lone working and arrangement of out of hours resources. To operate as part of a broader support team.

This role is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.  

We are not utilising agencies with this role and kindly ask that agencies do not approach to assist us with this vacancy.

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Employee Benefits

Closing date for this vacancy is 17th June 2024 at 09:00am. 

The Wallich reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.