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Waking Night

Salary details: £9.20 - £9.27 per hour

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Reason for Vacancy: Permanent Appointment

Hours per Week: 10 hour shifts

Closing date: 30 November 2019 11:00 PM

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Waking Night Care Worker

Henshaws College, Harrogate

Salary: £9.20 to £9.27 /hour

* Term-Time only** and ** 52-week contracts**

** Quick mobile-friendly application form on our website henshaws.org.uk

Vacancy Waking Night Enabler - Care Worker and Student Support Assistant - Waking Night

To gain a full understanding of the role and to apply please visit www.henshaws.org.uk

Working Hours: 10pm - 8am

10 to 40 hours available per week
Location: Henshaws Specialist College, Harrogate
Weeks per year 38/52 week contracts
Annual leave: 5-weeks annual leave and 10 days bank holiday (pro-rata for part-time/term-time)

Contract: Permanent

Henshaws Specialist College provides an educational pathway based around learning and living, for young people with a range of physical and learning disabilities.

We offer 24-hour support to our students and are presently looking to recruit enthusiastic night staff to provide this support in a way that promotes our student’s independence, dignity, personal development and learning needs.

In the house, you would be required to help and support our students with their personal care needs which may include washing, dressing, toileting, feeding and any other intimate care assistance identified in the student’s Care Plan. You will also be responsible for carrying out any checks required for individual students in a professional and timely fashion throughout the night. It is vital that you accurately and appropriately record and report students’ needs and progress.

Recent experience of working in a caring or education environment is essential and it would be great to hear from applicants who hold a recognised care qualification such as a diploma/NVQ2 in Health and Social Care.

To gain a full understanding of the role and to apply please visit www.henshaws.org.uk


  • Working with our students and service users
  • Competitive Salary
  • Overtime paid at an enhanced rate (Care)
  • 5 Weeks Annual leave + 10 paid bank holidays.
  • Option to buy one-week extra holiday per year (52-week contracts)
  • DBS Paid by Henshaws
  • In House Training Full/comprehensive
  • Recognised Qualifications (Diploma 2/3/5 Teaching Level 5)
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Access to all Henshaws Benefits
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Comprehensive induction programme
  • Employee Helpline
  • Death in Service Insurance
  • Free onsite parking at college
  • Long service awards every 5 years
  • Refer a Friend
  • Supportive working environment

Henshaws Society for Blind People aims to employ a diverse workforce and is committed to equality of employment and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

The above post is not a Leeds City Council vacancy and has been advertised on behalf of the relevant organisation. To apply please follow their application instructions.

The Council does not screen, endorse or affiliate with this company and accept no liability for any loss or damage that may be caused as a result of your responding to this company’s recruitment advert. Any complaints relating to this company, its advertisement or recruitment processes must be directed to the organisation.