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Night Carer - Hertfordshire

Up to £124.00 Gross per Shift - Night Positions
Ref: 1255 Date Posted: Thursday 21 Feb 2019
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Up to £124.00 gross per shift. Full or part-time permanent positions available on a new care package providing 1:1 night support to a 13 year old with complex needs and epilepsy.  





Title: On-Call Night Carer | Hertfordshire
Location: Welwyn North, AL6
Nearest Train Station: Welwyn North
Wage / Salary: £124.00 gross per shift weekdays (including morning hours) | £96.00 gross per shift weekends
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? On duty, adapted vehicle, automatic drive
Essential: Experience supporting a client with epilepsy
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Monday to Friday 10:00pm – 10:00am | Weekends: 10:00pm – 8:00am. Please get in contact with your availability

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.

A new opportunity is now available in Hertfordshire, we have a mixture of shifts available and happy to consider suitable applicants looking for either a full or part time position.  Our client Josh 13, lives at home with his Mum and Dad who currently tend to all his care needs. We are recruiting a full care team to provide 24/7 support.

Josh is a bundle of energy and always on the go! He loves football, tennis, computer games and music. He has mild cerebral palsy, brittle epilepsy and a visual impairment. Josh also has learning delay. Although he has complex needs and requires 1:1 support, he is full of adventure and loves creating mischief!

In this role you will support Josh with all his care needs which include personal care, behavioural management and administer medication. As this is an on-call night, you’ll be alert to Josh via a monitor and tend to his care needs as required throughout the night. Each night will be different, and some nights Josh will not require any support or intervention, however his epilepsy is unpredictable and affects his sleep. 10:00pm – 7:00am will be the night time shift and from 7:00am – 10:00am you will assist with the morning routine and drive Josh to school if he is well enough to attend.

Josh has brittle epilepsy, he can have multiple seizures throughout the day and night so therefore it is essential you have experience supporting a client with epilepsy. We can only consider confident drivers, swimmers and non-smokers.

If you wish to be considered for this post, please apply with your updated CV, Jade from Snap will then be in touch to discuss the next steps.

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.

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