Ladbroke Grove, W10 |*Female support worker - London

£16.00 gross per hour - Support Worker
Ref: 1186 Date Posted: Wednesday 31 Oct 2018
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Up to  £16.00 gross per hour. *Female Part Time support worker (25 hours) required for James (21) who has Cerebral palsy. 

 

 

 

 

Title:*Female Support Worker|Ladbroke grove, W10
Location: Ladbroke Grove, W10
Nearest Tube: Ladbroke Grove
Wage: £14.00 to £16.00 gross per hour depending on experience
Driver required? Preferable
Use of a car? On duty 
Essential: DBSPrevious experience supporting a young client with cerebral palsy, PEG feeding 
Preferable: Degree level of education, AAC communication, Suctioning and nebulisor machine
Start Date: ASAP 
Days & Hours: Monday – Friday 5.00pm – 10.00pm
Family Pets: Dog

We are delighted to be working in association with a private client 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. 

James 21 has quadriplegic cerebral palsy with dystonia and is dependent on others for all his needs. James is a bright young man with a huge passion for life. He enjoys being out and about, swimming, music podcasts, museum, movies travelling. James is non-verbal but uses both low tech and computer-based communication aids. All his medication and fluids are administered via PEG. 

This position is about supporting James to live a fulfilling and independent life and enabling him to pursue his interests.  The role will involve assistance with all aspects of the daily routine; you must be confident in manual handling, providing personal care, and administering medication. 

This job will suit a motivated, proactive candidate with plenty of common sense who has strong experience supporting a young client with disability and understands the importance of promoting independence. You must remain calm and confident and be able to work through stressful moments when James suffers from intense dystonic spasm. You will be supported by James’s family and dedicated team, you must be a team player and be comfortable working alongside them. You’ll need to be flexible, there will be opportunity to travel abroad. A fantastic opportunity to work with a charming young man to enable him to reach his full potential.

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kamila@snapcare.co.uk

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