Special Needs Residential – Nights

Permanent Full Time

Night Awake Staff – Special Needs Residential School – Colchester, Essex.

Do you want to work in a challenging but immensely rewarding environment?

Are you an enthusiastic, hardworking, caring person looking to join an already amazing team?

Do you want to kick start a long-term career in Special Needs with fully-funded training?

Monday – Thursday 21.45pm-7.20am (including a short break),
Term Time only.
37 hours per week (approx 150 days per year).
£17,769 actual starting salary per annum (equivalent of £10.81 per hour)
Fully funded training (NVQ Level 3 Residential Care)
Students aged 5-18
Colchester, Essex
Immediate trials

This newly opened residential unit in Colchester are continuing to expand, and are now looking for the right person to join their team. Attached to a Special Educational Needs School in Colchester your role will be as follows;

Liaising with daytime staff, helping to settle children who are still awake.
Reading bed time stories
Reassuring children who wake in the night
Providing morning routine
Opportunity to study while children are sleeping.

Night Awake Staff – Special Needs Residential School – Colchester, Essex.

This really is a fantastic opportunity, starting in September for someone who has a passion for supporting children with Special Educational Needs. This role will also be perfect for someone wanting long weekends and school holidays free and to reduce their number of working days. It would be ideal for families with school aged children as would still allow you to do the school runs, put your children to bed and have long weekends and holidays with your family.

Is this sounding like the ideal position for you? If yes, please contact Thomas James @ Academics ASAP on (phone number removed) or sending your CV to or click 'apply' now!

Night Awake Staff – Special Needs Residential School – Colchester, Essex