Title: Female Support worker| Tufnell Park, NW5
Location: Tufnell Park, NW5
Nearest Tube Station: Tufnell Park
Wage: £14.00 gross per hour weekday, £15.00 gross per hour weekends
Driver required? Essential
Use of Car: On Duty
Essential Experience: Supporting a client with epilepsy and profound multiple learning difficulties
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 24 hours per week (2 shifts) , Mixture of day and waking night shifts, Day shifts: 8.30am-9pm Night shifts:9pm-8.30am (Flexible days of work for the right candidate)
About this client:
Fiona, 26, is a fantastic, active young lady who enjoys swimming, dancing, music, walks, massage, yoga and so much more! She has a complex genetic condition; she is cortically blind, has a learning disability and dependent for all her needs. Fiona is a wheelchair user and is non-verbal. Fiona has severe epilepsy and you will be confident to administer emergency medication as required.
Overview of role:
In this role you will be required to assist Fiona with all aspects of her daily and night routine including personal care, feeding, administering medication and of course have fun. Fiona enjoys swimming, dancing, music, walks, massage, yoga and so much more! You’ll need epilepsy experience and have the ability to remain calm and confident when dealing with seizures, but comprehensive, client-specific training will be provided.
Who this job would suit:
You’ll be an excellent team player who is proactive, compassionate, excellent communicator and someone who has a genuine interest in working with and supporting young adults with disabilities.
What’s great about this job:
This is an exciting role to support Fiona within a great team. Excellent and ongoing training programme. Snap has had the privilege of knowing Fiona and her family for many years.
Client/Family met by Snap?
Previously met; Snap have worked with this family for several years and are well-known to us., however we are working 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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Snap Care is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We are committed to equality of opportunity and recruitment/selection decisions are based only on individuals' ability to best do the job. *Where a specific gender is stated as essential, gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1, schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.