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Night Support Worker

Catherine Court

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Night Support Worker to join our highly committed team.  You will provide a warm, friendly and responsive overnight service.

Main duties include:

  • Reception cover
  • Health and Safety checks of the building
  • Security of the building & monitoring of visitors
  • Offering practical support to the families
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Referring to other agencies
  • Management of maintenance issues

An NVQ Level 2 in Security or Health and Social Care is desirable, although successful candidates can expect to have regular training via courses and workshops to further personal development.

Salary: £16,411.72 per annum -
£11,532.56 pro rata

Hours of Work:
Average of 26 hours per week. 9:30pm-9:30am via a shift rota, includes bank holidays and weekends.

The number of shifts per week average two or three, although cover is required for holidays and sickness.

To Apply:
To find out more about this vacancy, please download a copy of the Job Description.

To find out more about what we are looking for in a candidate, please download the Person Specification.

If you would like to apply for this post, please download and complete the Application Form and return it to:

Alternatively, you can request an Application Form from Michaela, by calling 01782 344740, or by emailing:

Please note that CV's will not be accepted as a substitute for the application form.

Closing Date: Friday 8th November 2019
Date of Interviews: To be determined

The Gingerbread Centre is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people.

Employee Key Benefits

Working for us has many benefits including:

  • All our employees are paid the living wage or above
  • All staff have enhanced DBS checks
  • We provide Health Care Cover after 6 months employment
  • We offer a contributory Pension Scheme
  • We have excellent training & learning opportunities
  • Good working environments, ensuring staff have access to free Tea / Coffee

Additional Information

Gingerbread is proud...

  • to have the Investors in People Award
  • to be Disability Confident committed

The Gingerbread Centre is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people.