Title: Maternity cover, Part-time Support Worker | Northwood
Nearest Tube: Northwood
Wage: £15.00 gross per hour weekday, £17.00 gross per hour weekend
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? On duty
Essential: Supporting a child with Cerebral palsy, epilepsy, managing challenging behaviour
Start Date: ASAP until approx. May 2021
Days & Hours: Term time: Thursday 7.00am – 10.00am and 2.00 pm – 7.00 pm, Friday 7.00 am – 12.00 pm and 2.00pm – 7.00pm, School holiday: Thursday and Friday 7.00 am - 7.00pm
Family/ Clients Pets: no
About this client/child:
Emily is a lively, active little girl who lives in a busy and fun household, with her 3 siblings. Emily has cerebral palsy and epilepsy. Emily is TPN fed but you will not be required to carry out any care or procedures with her feed.
Overview of role:
As Emily’s Support Worker, you will play a very active role. You’ll be responsible for supporting Emily through personal care routines, any required therapy exercises, accompanying her out with her family and friends or organizing fun activities she can engage in. You will need to be resilient and confident as Emily can present with challenging behaviour, but Emily is also a LOT of fun! She likes to be active and can use her manual wheelchair or her Whizzy Bug to get around. She loves to be kept busy with play, games and activities.
Who this job would suit:
This job will suit an empathetic, caring and kind person who enjoys working within a family home and providing 1:1 support.
What’s great about this job:
This is a truly rewarding position and opportunity to work with this fantastic family and help Emily to reach her full potential.
Client/Family met by Snap?
No. We areworking 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.
Kamila is recruiting for this role
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