Up to £13.50 Gross per Hour. Weekend Support Worker for Charming, engaging 9 year old with cerebral palsy in Bromley
Title: Female* Weekend Support Worker | Bromley, BR1
Location: Bromley, BR1. Will be relocating to West Wickham in 2019
Nearest Train / Tube Station: Bromley North | Bromley South | Shortlands
Wage / Salary: £12.00 - £13.50 gross per hour depending on experience
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? On duty. Adapted vehicle: Manual Drive
Essential: Experience supporting a young client in a family setting. Must be physically fit to complete all manual handling.
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Saturday and / or Sunday: 8:00am – 7:00pm
Family Pets: Small dog, with lots of energy!
We are delighted to be working in association with a case management company on this vacancy; they will be carrying 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.
Snap have a wonderful opportunity for an enthusiastic, energetic and creative Support Worker(s) to provide 1:1 care and assistance to 9 year Zac. Zac has a love for drawing, colouring, imaginary play and stories. Zac has cerebral palsy and is a wheelchair user. He has mild learning difficulties, a visual impairment for which he wears glasses, and uses AAC and his symbols books to support his vocal communication. He lives at home in Bromley with his Mummy, Daddy and younger sister, however they will be relocating to their new fully adapted home in nearby West Wickham in 2019.
Zac requires support and assistance with each daily task including personal care, therapy, education, play and communication activities. In this role you will provide 1:1 support for Zac and also assist with his domestic requirements such as laundry, meal planning and preparation. You will promote his independence whilst motivating and encouraging Zac to reach his full potential.
Zac is seeking fun, reliable, honest and energetic support workers who are upbeat, positive and caring with a real passion for supporting young clients with additional needs. We are also looking for team members who are flexible and prepared to assist with school pickups, attending appointments and babysitting on occasions.
Training and supervision provided through-out this role. Zac uses specialist equipment and has a fantastic therapy team supporting his developmental skills. If you wish to join this team and are keen to meet with Zac and his family then please apply today.
*Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 for a female worker to work with our client.
Please note, whilst Snap endeavour to reply to all applications, some of our positions are so popular this is not possible and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.