CT1 | Support Worker / Carer - Kent

£13.00 - £15.00 Gross per Hour - Support Worker
Ref: 1620 Date Posted: Wednesday 10 Jun 2020
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Title: Support Worker / Carer | CT1
Location: Canterbury, CT1
Nearest Tube/Station: Canterbury
Wage: £13.00 Gross per Hour Weekdays | £15.00 Gross per Hour Weekends
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? Yes, adapted vehicle, manual drive  
Essential: Experience supporting a younger client with complex care needs, non-smoker / non-vaper, confident supporting a young client in the water during swimming/hydrotherapy.  
Start Date:
ASAP
Days & Hours: Full and part-time permanent contracts available please see shifts below**
Family/Client Pets: None

About this client/child:
Our client Peter is 6 years old; he is a sociable and engaging cheeky chap who loves spending time with his younger siblings and his family. Peter has physical and cognitive disabilities; he requires full assistance for all activities of daily living. Peter is a wheelchair user, he uses specialist equipment such as a standing frame, walker and communicates using sounds and facial expressions. Peter loves Mr. Thumble, playing outdoors on the swing, sensory play, storytime and looking at fish!

Overview of role:
As Peter’s support worker/carer you will assist with all aspects of his care plan, therapy programmes, self-help skills, personal care, accessing the community and participating in fun and educational activities. You’ll provide hands-on practical support, assist with meal prep, administer medications and continually promote Peter’s independence. Peter requires support before, and after-school, at the weekends and during school holidays. This is a new care package; we are offering full and part-time contracts, please get in touch with your availability.

Shifts/hours available**
Monday to Friday: 07.00am to 09.00am to 3.00pm to 8.00pm
Weekends and School Holidays: 07.00am to 8.00pm

Who this job would suit:
A confident, proactive and positive support worker/carer with previous experience supporting a young client with complex care needs. Driver is essential as well as a non-smoker and confident swimmer.

What’s great about this job:
This is a flexible role and we will work with a suitable applicant’s availability. If you are interested please apply today and Jade will be in touch to discuss the next steps.

 


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Jade is recruiting for this role
Jade@snapcare.co.uk
or 020 7729 2200 

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