Title:*Female Bank Support worker
Location:Oxted, RH8 - family will be relocating shortly to Croydon
Wage: £15.00 gross per hour weekdays, £17.00 gross per hour weekends
Use of a car?On Duty
Essential: Supporting a child with complex medical needs and epilepsy
Days & Hours:Variety of shifts, rota to be advised one month in advance. Example of shifts: Day shifts 8.00am -8.00pm or 07.30am-18.30pm, Night shifts 7.45pm -07.45am
Family/Client Pets: no
About this client/child:
Isla (4) is a charming little girl who enjoys listening to music, sensory stimulations and lots of cuddles. Isla has severe cerebral palsy, which affects all her body, dystonia, epilepsy, other complex medical needs and is registered blind. She can distinguish between light and dark and has recently started wearing glasses to help her fix and follow. Isla has a pureed food diet and takes all her food and fluids orally. She requires assistance with all aspects of her routine and care needs.
Overview of role:
You will provide 2:1 care and will be responsible for supporting Isla by providing personal care, following recommended therapy techniques, monitoring her health and administering her medication. You need to be patient, kind and engage Isla in stimulating activities she enjoys. Isla requires supervision and monitoring at all times.
Who this job would suit:
This job will suit a caring, patient and experienced female* support worker who enjoys providing 1:1 support and working in a family home.
What’s great about this job:
A truly rewarding position and opportunity to work with this fantastic little girl and her dedicated team. Great training opportunities.
Client/Family met by Snap?
No. We areworking in association with a private client/case manager on this vacancy; they will be carrying out all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration. Please see our websitefor more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
Kamila is recruiting for this role
or 020 7729 2200
Snap Care is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We are committed to equality of opportunity and recruitment/selection decisions are based only on individuals' ability to best do the job. *Where a specific gender is stated as essential, gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1, schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.