£28,210.00 + Gross per Annum. Home care package supporting a young child with complex needs in South West London recruiting a new full-time support worker. Permanent contract, on average 35 hours per week / 3 shifts per week.
Title: Full-time Support Worker
Location: Wimbledon, SW19
Nearest Tube: Southfields
Wage: £15.50 gross per hour weekdays | £16.50 gross per hour weekends | £28,210.00 + gross per annum
Driver required? Preferable but not essential
Essential: Childcare experience, complex care, PEG
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 35 hours on average per week. Working on a rota basis (provided 4-6 weeks in advance) 3 shifts per week a mixture of days and nights. Shift times: 7.00am – 9.00pm and 9.00pm – 7.00am (waking and sleeping night)
We are delighted to be working in association with a case management company 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.
Our client Georgie is 5 years old, he lives at home with Mum, Dad and his siblings. He’s an engaging young lad, with a playful and mischievous character and an infectious smile. Georgie has complex care needs; he has cerebral palsy and epilepsy (controlled through medication) and he is a wheelchair user. Georgie receives all nutrition, liquids and medication through his PEG, and he is currently learning to communicate using Eye Gaze technology. Intellectually, Georgie is very bright and he knows his own mind!
Georgie has a fantastic care team in place providing round the clock, 2:1 support, enabling him to access the world around him. He is now looking for a new full-time support worker to join his team to promote his development, well-being and support him to reach his full potential. You’ll facilitate his learning, assist with all daily tasks, personal care and implement his therapy programs provided by his treating therapists.
Georgie requires a support worker with previous experience supporting children with complex care needs, PEG and physical disability.
This role will give you the opportunity to learn new skills and be involved in a fantastic rehabilitation program, those with an interest in therapy or studying in this field will get a lot out of this role, personally and professionally.
If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply today with your updated CV, Jade from Snap will be in touch to discuss the next steps.
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