Night Sleepover (Greenisland)

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent part-time, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1378322

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Night Staff with Sleep over duties based in Greenisland

Position – Night Sleepover  

Location – Greenisland

Working week – 2 – 4 nights per week

Rate of pay – £27 per night 

Abbeyfield & Wesley

JOB DESCRIPTION

NIGHT STAFF – SLEEPING DUTIES

1. PURPOSE

Night staff on sleeping duties have an important role in the success and happiness of the house, as they provide residents with support and a sense of security.

2.MAIN DUTIES

You are expected to:

  • Sleep over in the house (in the accommodation provided or off-site where appropriate and approved by the Chief Executive) and respond with reassurance and appropriate assistance to calls from residents
  • Check the house to ensure it is safe and secure
  • Prepare and serve simple snacks
  • Keep simple records e.g. an incident book
  • Be prepared to cope with general emergencies that may occur from time to time, which may involve making emergency calls for medical assistance or to volunteers and family members
  • Help create a supportive, homely and secure environment for the residents and have regard for their welfare at all times

3.LINE MANAGEMENT

Accountable to the House Manager or in their absence to the Relief House Manager or the Area Manager.

4.PERSONAL SPECIFICATION

  • Common sense
  • Good communication skills
  • An understanding of the needs of older people
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to keep simple records
  • First aid qualification, or willingness to achieve this qualification 

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Closing date 28th December 2018