Waking Night Support Worker - Linden Lodge School
£22,056 - £23,687 per annum (Scale 3/4 point 6 to 10) (Exact salary depending upon qualifications and experience) + Premium for Night Working
Term Time only (39 Weeks per year)
Required as soon as possible
Linden Lodge School is a day and weekly residential special school for children and young adults, many of whom are multi disabled with complex needs. The residential unit supports male and female pupils with profound and multiple learning disabilities from the ages 10 to 19 years in their personal and social development throughout their school life.
We require 2 Waking Night Support Workers to support pupils with their physical, intellectual, emotional and social well-being during night time hours. The role involves ensuring individual care needs are met (including administration of medication, essential observations and assistance with tasks like personal care) when students are resident overnight at Richley House.
We can offer:
• A friendly and supportive team
• Opportunities to develop new skills and build upon existing strengths
• A chance to play a rewarding role in helping students fulfil their potential whatever their needs.
NVQ Level 3 Childcare qualification or equivalent (or a willingness to undertake this qualification) is an essential criteria for the role
An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below.
You can also download an application and details from the school website http://www.lindenlodge.wandsworth.sch.uk/75/staff-vacancies/cat/7/linden-lodge-school
Completed applications should be emailed to: email@example.com
Closing Date: 19 July 2019 (at noon)
Interview Date: TBC
Linden Lodge School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
An enhanced DBS will be required.
CVs are not accepted.
Linden Lodge School
61, Princes Way
Tel: 020 8788 0107
Headteacher: Deborah Rix
Richmond and Wandsworth Councils