Senior Night Support Worker
Ref: CYG05450

  • Location
  • Dove Valley Mews, 75 Park Street, Wombwell, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S73 0HL
  • Salary
  • £9.45
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 26/06/2019

    Senior Night Support Worker


    Cygnet Health Care have been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

    In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    We are looking for a professional, ambitious and confident care & support worker.

    A rewarding role with excellent career prospects, your focus on quality of care will help us achieve our goals.

    Support workers with interests in care, responsibility & new challenges are encouraged to apply.

    If you’re passionate about what you do, we want to talk to you!


    Your Day-to-Day…

    You’ll be working 42 hours a week in residential setting.


    • We are looking for an individual who performs well under pressure whilst maintaining a high standard of work at all times.  You should be proactive in your approach to work, enthusiastic and driven with good time management skills.  Additionally you should have excellent report writing skills. 
    • Essentially this role will be involved in providing leadership to the Support Workers, whilst taking direction from the Clinical team.  
    • Offer enhanced care with a flexible learning approach for all our service users, patients & residents
    • Provide guidance and encouragement through physical & emotional support
    • Learn about individuals’ specific needs & provide help in the most appropriate way
    • Assist with medical & welfare needs and report as required
    • Safeguard
    • Maintain a safe and clean environment for all



    You are…


    • Genuinely driven with a desire to make a real difference in people’s lives
    • An excellent communicator and a good team player
    • Sensitive and intuitive with the energy required to provide a trusting, stimulating & varied environment
    • Helping to empower & support service user independence.
    • Successful candidates would need to have good organisational and communication skills and be able to work flexibly in relation to tasks undertaken.  
    • You will be a strong team player, confident and motivated and well organised.  Patience and commitment are essential, but above all you’ll be someone with a genuine desire to help others. 
    • Previous experienceas a Team Leader or Supervisor is desirable.  




    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…


    • An opening to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Flexible working with opportunity for overtime
    • Regular coaching & appraisal
    • Expert supervision & peer support
    • Employee discount savings & “Cycle to Work” scheme
    • Recruitment referrals
    • Wellbeing centre with exercises, recipes, financial and mental health advice




    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.


    Ready to make a positive change?

    Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below

    Join us!


    Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for more than 30 years.

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