Title: Weekend Support Worker
Location: Enfield, EN2
Nearest Tube/Station: Gordon Hill
Wage: £14.00 Weekdays | £16.00 Weekends | £28.00 Bank Holidays | Gross per Hour
Driver required? Yes, essential
Use of a car? Yes, on duty, manual vehicle.
Essential: Experience supporting a young client with additional needs, non smoker / non vaper
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Sunday: 2.00pm – 7.30pm. Additional hours available during school holidays
Family/Client Pets: Yes, family cat.
We are delighted to be working 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 website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
About this client/child:
Our lovely client Georgie is 5 years old, he is very active, adventurous and has lots of energy! Georgie enjoys climbing, swimming, playing on his swings and soft play. He lives at home with Mum, Dad, and his little sister. Georgie sustained a brain injury at birth and as a result has cerebral palsy, developmental delay and learning difficulties. He is nonverbal and supports his communication through sounds, facial expressions, and body language. Georgie can crawl, bum shuffle and pull himself up to a standing position; he is a very determined little boy.
Overview of role:
Georgie requires full support to meet all of his care needs; you’ll assist with all aspects of his care plan, therapy, learning, education, and play. This is a practical, hands-on sole charge role working in the family home and out and about in the community. Georgie can experience difficulty with self-regulation, episodes of anxiety, sensory overload and frustration in certain situations so previous experience in this area would be beneficial.
Who this job would suit:
An experienced support worker with a real passion for supporting children with additional needs. You’ll be energetic, fun and creative.
What’s great about this job:
Georgie will be a pleasure to work with. There will be excellent hands-on support by Georgie’s case management team and fantastic training opportunities.
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