£13.00 - £15.00 Gross per Hour. Support Worker position available on a care package in Staines, providing support to a 14-year-old teen with complex care and medical needs. Permanent contract.
Title: Support Worker | TW18
Location: Staines, TW18
Nearest Tube/Station: Staines
Wage: £13.00 Gross per Hour Weekday | £15.00 Gross per Hour Weekends
Driver required? Yes, essential
Use of a car? On duty, adapted vehicle, automatic drive
Essential: Experience supporting a young client with a physical disability
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Mixture of shifts available providing weekday, afterschool and weekend support. The role is flexible and we will employ multiple support workers to cover part-time hours. Monday to Thursday: 4.00pm – 7.00pm, Friday: 4.00pm – 8.00pm
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About this client/child:
Our client Jane is 14 years and lives at home with her family and is supported by a dedicated care team round the clock, she requires 2:1 support during the day and 1:1 waking night support. Jane has cerebral palsy, epilepsy and is registered blind; she has complex care needs and is reliant on others to meet all her care needs.
Overview of role:
As Jane’s support worker you’ll provide hands-on support with the afterschool routine including school pick-ups, you’ll work alongside a team member and assist with all aspects of her daily routine and support/care plan, personal care, implement therapeutic programmes provided by treating therapists. You’ll encourage and facilitate Jane to experience and enjoy all extra curriculum activities and live life to the full.
Who this job would suit:
An experienced female* support worker who is pro-active, energetic, fun and bubbly. We can offer some flexibility on the shifts, so please do get in touch with your availability.
What’s great about this job:
This is a lovely care team to be part of, Jane is a joy to support and excellent training is provided.
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*Where a specific status is stated as essential, gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance to paragraph 1, of schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 for female or male worker to work with our client.