Support Worker | Croydon, CR0 - Greater London

£15.00 Gross per Hour - Physical - Support Worker
Ref: 1073 Date Posted: Monday 17 Sep 2018
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£15.00 Gross per Hour. Engaging, Energetic and creative Support Worker required for fun loving client with cerebral palsy in Croydon. Full-time hours available in October. 

Title: Support Worker | Croydon, CR0
Location: Addiscombe, Croydon CR0
Nearest Train / Tube Station: East Croydon (Tram/bus to Addiscombe)
Wage / Salary:  £15.00 gross per hour 
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? You will be required to drive the family’s adapted, automatic vehicle.
Essential Experience: Experience working alongside family members, confident swimmer. 
Desirable Experience: Experience supporting a client with a PEG, administering medication, epilepsy training.
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Hours will be full-time in October: Term time: Monday to Friday, 5.30pm – 8:30pm. Weekends: 2 Saturdays per month working 6 hours per day. School Holidays: Monday to Friday working 30 hours per week.


We are delighted to be working in association with a case management company on this position. They will be carrying out all recruitment once candidate CVs have been forwarded for their consideration. Click here for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.

Louis 12, is a social, fun and engaging young man. He enjoys spending time with his family, music and playing in his sensory room. Louis has cerebral palsy and epilepsy, he is a wheelchair user and is non-verbal. He receives his nutrition via a gastrostomy and wears a spinal brace; Louis is dependent on others to meet all his care needs.

Louis attends a specialist school and lives at home with his Mum and Dad. The family will be relocating (locally) to his new adapted home in October. In this role you will provide hands on support for Louis, assisting with each aspect of his care plan and daily routine including personal care and implementing therapies.

This job will suit an experienced and positive Support Worker who is confident working shared or sole charge. You will be kind, caring and enthusiastic with a passion for supporting children with additional needs and promoting independence. Training will be provided.

If you would like to be considered for this role supporting Louis, please apply today by sending your CV and a brief supporting statement.

jade@snapcare.co.uk

 

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Email: jade@snapcare.co.uk or call on 020 7729 2200 for more information about this position or other opportunities.