Horsham, West Sussex
West Sussex
£22,640 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description



Night Support Worker

Horsham, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Permanent Contract

37.5 Hours per week

£22,640 per annum (plus night worker allowance of £1,500 per annum)



We are recruiting to our Night Support Team to work in our supported housing project in Horsham.

You will work within our property that provides accommodation and associated support services to young people aged between (16 to 25 years old's). An understanding of the support needs of the young people we work with is desirable.

In particular you will help to keep our properties safe and secure throughout the night.

While there are systems in place to support you, we require somebody who is able to deal with unacceptable behaviour appropriately.

This is challenging yet rewarding work that helps the young people we support to belong, contribute, and thrive

The position comes with excellent training and development opportunities.


The position comes with excellent benefits, including 27 days annual leave per annum (plus bank holidays), a company sick pay scheme, a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and a cycle to work scheme. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.


The position involves working on a 4 waking night shifts on, 4 waking shifts off rota pattern from 9pm to 8am.


YMCA DownsLink Group welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We value diversity and promote inclusion, which we demonstrate through our activities, as well as in our policies and working practices. Reinforced by our culture and values, we seek to create an inspiring and inclusive place to work.


YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns.


Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).




Closing date for applications: Monday 25th January 2021 at 9am


Interview date: To be confirmed


Please note that we do not accept CVs.

To apply, please download an Application Pack and an Application Form from our website (YMCA DownsLink Group)


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Posted on: 07 January 2021
Closed date: 25 January 2021
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker