Title: Support Worker
Location: Sutton, Surrey, SM2
Nearest Tube/Station: Cheam / Belmont Station
Wage: £14.00 Weekdays | £15.00 Weekends | £8.21 Weeknights | £9.21 Weekend Nights | Gross per Hour
Driver required? Essential, Automatic
Use of a car? On Duty
Essential: Experience supporting a client with a physical disability, manual handling and rehabilitation/therapy experience
Start Date: ASAP, permanent contract.
Days & Hours: Tuesday: 9.00am – 7.00pm and Friday: 10.00am – 6.00pm
Family/Client Pets: Yes, small family dog.
About this client/child:
Lee is 30 years old; he is energetic, proactive and leads a busy life, he has an endless list of hobbies, lives life to the full, and has a great sense of humour. Lee has cerebral palsy which affects his mobility, speech, and communication, he also has cognitive impairment. Lee is a wheelchair user and requires support and assistance to enable him to carry out activities of daily living.
Overview of role:
As mentioned above Lee has an endless list of hobbies which include, Boccia, swimming, gym sessions, horse-riding, wheelchair football, cooking, attending gigs, concerts and although he is teetotal, he enjoys a visit to the pub. We are looking for an experienced, active, and energetic Support Worker to joins Lee’s team and provide the support required to enable him to lead an enriched life and take part in all his activities. Your role as Support Worker also includes supporting Lee with personal care, manual handling, and transfers, planning new activities and exploring new hobbies, meal prep, and life admin duties.
Who this job would suit:
A Support Worker with previous experience in a similar role and shares similar interests to Lee. You must be a confident driver, swimmer, and non-smoker for this role.
What’s great about this job:
Lee is a kind, caring and thoughtful young man, no two days will be the same. It will be a real pleasure to support him and become part of his care team.
Who is recruiting for this role?
We are working in association with a 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.