Share this Job

Title:  Concierge

Location: 

Lancaster, North West, GB, LA1 1LW

Department:  Supported Living Services
Operation:  Sanctuary Supported Living
Requisition Number:  181463

 

Night Concierge

 

Wyngarth Court, Lancaster

 

£9.80

 

40 hours per week - four nights of 10 hour shifts, followed by four nights off on a 6 week rolling rota

 

 

We are seeking an experienced Night Concierge to join our team based at Wyngarth Court.  At Wyngarth Court we provide supported housing to help people with mental health needs build their skills, confidence and self-esteem, and live as independently as possible.

 

If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

 

We provide a comprehensive induction programme as well as on-going training to develop new and existing skills and encourage progression. Sanctuary has their own Learning and Development Academy, who provide a wide range of training courses, open to all.

 

Sanctuary also has a great employee Rewards scheme, where you will be able to receive a variety of discounts from major retailers.

 

Read more about Wyngarth Court here

 

The role of Night Concierge will include:

  • Being a first point of call to receive and direct all customer and client queries
  • Handling occasional emergency/challenging situations
  • Going above and beyond to ensure an excellent service is provided to our clients
  • Some health and safety responsibilities e.g. fire safety checks
  • Ensuring the security of the service is maintained
  • Preparing communal areas for residents, including kitchens and bathrooms and ensuring that the security of service users is maintained
  • Completing concierge checklists, feeding back information and completing incident reports if required
  • This role will include long periods of night and lone working

 

Skills and experiences:

  • Previous experience of working within a similar role is required
  • Experience of working with vulnerable adults and/or people with mental health needs would be advantageous
  • Basic health and safety knowledge, with the ability to carry out minor repairs
  • Basic health care and hygiene standards knowledge
  • Friendly and approachable attitude with the ability to communicate and engage with our residents, visitors and colleagues

 

Why work for Sanctuary Supported Living?

We support vulnerable people to live as independently as possible, by building their confidence and skills to realise their potential.

 

We are a national organisation but we think locally. We support people through supported housing, move-on accommodation, CQC registered services, floating support and telecare services. We specialise in services for young people, homeless families and individuals, people with physical disabilities, learning disabilities, people with mental health needs and older people.

 

Ready to join Sanctuary Supported Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Supported Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • A pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary
  • At least 25 days paid holiday, rising to a maximum of 30 days after 5 years service (plus public holidays) pro rata
  • Life assurance
  • Family friendly arrangements, including opportunities for flexible working
  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work scheme
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • The full time equivalent for this role is 37.5 hours
  • £9.80 per hour

 

We are proud to support the Department of Health and Social Care’s ‘Made with Care’ campaign to encourage more people to apply to work in adult social care. If you’re considering a caring career, we have many rewarding roles at Sanctuary Supported Living. For more information on the campaign click here

 

 

 

Read the full job profile here

 

Closing Date: 18 August 2022

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Supported Living, take a look at our Twitter feed or search #LifeatSanctuary

Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Supported Living is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association and Sanctuary Home Care Limited, both exempt charities.


Job Segment: Counseling, Home Care, Healthcare