Temporary Full time, Live in Support Worker - West Midlands

£14.00 - SEN / SEND Nanny / Manny
Ref: 1623 Date Posted: Wednesday 25 Mar 2020
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Title: Temporary / Full time, Live in Support Worker 
Location: Sutton Coldfield, B75 
Nearest Train Station: Sutton Coldfield
Wage: £14.00 gross per hour, £45.00 gross per night
Driver required? Not Required 
Essential: Supporting children with SEN, providing personal care, excellent communication skills
Start Date: ASAP 
Days & Hours: Temporary contract 2-3 months, hours to be discussed and agreed with the client
Family/Client Pets: 2  dogs
Accommodation:Double bedroom, separate toilet facilities, shared sitting room and kitchen facilities

About this client/child:
Lucy 12, is a charming and active young lady. She enjoys shopping, cooking, arts and crafts, playing outdoors and spending time with her family.  Lucy has a cerebral palsy which affects all her body. She is unable to walk and mobilises with a powered wheelchair. Lucy has some learning disabilities but is very curious and enjoys participating in a wide range of activities and likes to be as involved in her self-care as much as possible.  She lives with her parents and younger brother; their house is adapted to all her needs.  She usually attends a special school and has a care team at home who ordinarily look after her when she is not at school.  Lucy has limited speech but is learning to use some signs, PECS and a speech device.

Overview of role:
Your role as a live-in support worker will be to assist Lucy with all her daily tasks and support the family with sleeping nights. The family has put themselves into a voluntary lockdown since 16thMarch due to Lucy’s vulnerability.  Lucy has a full team who have been stood down to eliminate the risk of passing on the Coronavirus.  You will assist with Lucy’s personal care, meal preparation, organise fun and stimulating activities. 

Who this job would suit:
This job will suit someone who has a sincere interest in working with children with SEN. 

What’s great about this job:
You will have an opportunity to get to know and support this fantastic young lady and her warm and welcoming family during this difficult time. 

Client/Family met by Snap? 
No. Please note, Snap are promoting this vacancy on behalf of a client/case manager. They will be carrying out all recruitment including shortlisting.  By applying for this vacancy, you agree for Snap to send your CV and contact details for their consideration. Please see our website for full details of how Snap works with associated companies/ clients. 

Corona Virus
Due to the current situation, there needs to be a degree of flexibility regarding hours, days of work. Ideally the candidate will live-in full time until the situation settles. 

 


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Kamila is recruiting for this role
kamila@snapcare.co.uk
or 020 7729 2200 

Please note, Snap are promoting this vacancy on behalf of a client/case manager. They will be carrying out all recruitment including shortlisting. By applying for this vacancy, you agree for Snap to send your CV and contact details for their consideration. Please see our website for full details of how Snap works with associated companies/clients.