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Support Worker - Short Breaks, Lowestoft

  • Location: Lowestoft
  • Status: Permanent, 23.3 hours per week
  • Salary: £8.77 per hour
  • Closing date: 30 November 2019
  • Interview date:

We have a vacancy for a Night Support Worker to work in our Short Breaks service in Lowestoft. At John Turner House, we provide a valuable respite for family carers by supporting people in the community and in their own homes to pursue the interests and activities they choose.

At John Turner House, there are seven individually designed bedrooms, two very attractive lounges, a conservatory and sensory room. This is the ideal home away from home for our customers, set in quiet surroundings with access to the Lowestoft Community Hub, which shares the same grounds.

The main responsibilities include assisting individuals with their night time support needs including personal care and medication, as well as allocated domestic duties e.g. ironing, cleaning, washing and food preparation.

You must be able to work as part of a dynamic team to support people to have a great holiday experience. It is essential that you are able to communicate effectively with colleagues in change overs, clear recording and accurate reports.

To apply for this role please complete an application form and email to recruitment@LeadingLives.org.uk or if you would like more information or to arrange a visit at John Turner House, please contact us on 01502 580 844.