£13.00 Gross per Hour. Full-time Support Worker position on a friendly, supportive and busy home care team in Redhill. Permanent contract.
Title: Full-Time Support Worker | RH1
Location: Redhill, Surrey, RH1
Nearest Tube/Station: Redhill
Wage: £13.00 Gross per Hour | £25,000.00 Gross per Annum
Driver required? Preferable
Use of a car? Yes on duty, manual drive
Essential: Experience supporting a young adult client with additional needs.
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 37 contracted hours per week, will include weekend work.
Family/Client Pets: Yes, a family dog.
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About this client/child:
Our client Simon is 25 years old and requires 2:1 support. He has severe epilepsy and as a result, has absences every few minutes during the day and has convulsive seizures at night. Experience supporting a client with epilepsy is desirable, however, full training is provided and you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside long-standing team members who can guide you in how to care for Simon. The need for emergency medication is rare however training will be provided to administer if required according to protocol.
Overview of the role:
Simon is very active and he enjoys living life to the fullest; he has a long list of hobbies which include swimming, cycling, attending his day centre, painting/drawing and days out to wildlife parks – and many other activities! In this role, you’ll support Simon with all aspects of daily life, including personal care, administering medication and accessing the community.
Who this job would suit:
For this role, you must be a team player, be physically fit and enjoy an active lifestyle, and have a positive and can-do attitude. Previous experience working in a family environment is highly desirable.
What’s great about this job:
Simon is a pleasure to work with and support, he is surrounded by a loving and supportive family and team; you’ll have the opportunity to be part of his support network and will receive excellent training.
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