• Full time
  • Part time
  • Salary/Hourly Rate: National Minimum Wage for all hours

Bowden Derra Park Limited

We are currently on the lookout for friendly, positive and passionate On-call/Sleep-in carers

Excellent package (National Minimum Wage paid for all sleep in hours), full and part-time shifts, free DBS, free parking

What will I be doing:

As a Sleep-In Support Worker you are ‘on call’ during your shift hours, although you may be permitted to sleep if there are no Service User requirements.  You are only permitted to sleep between the hours of 11.00pm to 6.00am, however, it must be noted that if a Service User requires support, then you may have less or no sleep during the shift.

As there is no guarantee that the individual will be able to sleep whilst on shift, this role should only be considered if it fits in with your personal life, knowing that you may have inadequate sleep.

Who we are:

Established in 1982, Bowden Derra Park is an independently owned provider of outstanding care services for individuals with learning disabilities and mental health difficulties. We offer landscaped gardens, historic and modern facilities and access to local lakes and beaches, which provides a peaceful and relaxing environment for our clients and their families.

We are looking for people who:

  • Believe in being respectful, courteous, caring and compassionate
  • Have excellent communication skills with a friendly approach to clients, colleagues and visitors
  • Preferably have experience of working with learning disabilities, but it’s not essential.

What are the rewards?

@thepark is unique, it offers a fantastic and caring environment to our service users and their family, it therefore follows we have a great package including:

  • Great rates of pay
  • A 2 week rolling rota so you know months in advance your working pattern – rare in this sector
  • Full and part time shifts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • We have a relaxed working atmosphere, where you are fully supported in your role with on site management and 24/7 on call
  • Lots of bespoke training to allow you to get to know the individuals and how to effectively support them, with full shadowing, mandatory and ongoing training as well as support to obtain your Care Certificate and fully funded NVQs
  • Loyalty bonus up to £500 after appropriate service and a refer a friend scheme
  • Discounted meals, pension, free parking, free DBS and lots more.

Next steps

Please send your CV to admin@bowdenderra.co.uk.

We know a career in adult social care can be challenging, but hugely rewarding, if you are not sure about your next career move, why not contact us to arrange a tour to see what a difference you could make.

Essential Skills:

Driving licence preferred due to our rural location

To apply for this job email your details to admin@bowdenderra.co.uk.