WV5 | Bank Support Worker - West Midlands

£12.00 - £14.00 Gross per Hour - Support Worker
Ref: 1925 Date Posted: Tuesday 22 Jun 2021
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Title: Bank Support Worker
Location: Wombourne, Wolverhampton, WV5
Nearest Station: Wolverhampton
Wage: £12.00 Weekdays | £14.00 Weekends | Gross per Hour
Driver Essential? Yes
Essential: Experience supporting a young adult with a physical disability, non-smoker/vaper
Desirable: NVQ level 2
Days & Hours: Bank position to cover for staff absence, holidays, and sickness.
Family/Client Pets: Yes, 1 cat and 1 dog.
Recruiter: Jade Coffey 

About this client/child:
Macy is 22 years old; she lives at home with her family in Wombourne and has a full support team in place to enable her to live independently. Macy is a whirlwind, she loves life and makes the most of it! Macy has Dyskinetic Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy, as a result, she is a wheelchair user and requires support to meet all her needs.  A true girly girl who loves to be pampered, spend time shopping, listening to music, and watching her favourite TV shows such as Friends and Sister Sister!

Overview of role:
The Support Worker will provide hands-on 1:1 practical care and support to Macy, following her care plan, assisting with personal care, administering medication, feeding (pureed diet), therapy, moving and handling/hoisting, participating in activities, accessing the community, going to events.

 Macy requires a permanent Bank Support Worker to join her Care Team with flexible availability, the role is essentially to pick up hours throughout the week (day and occassional nights), including weekends, and to cover any staff absence or holidays. The Rota is provided up to 4 months in advance, therefore, notice of available hours will be given, of course, at times urgent cover will be required.

Monday to Friday: 8.00am – 10.30am | 4.00pm – 8.30pm
Weekends: 9.30am - 8.30pm
Rates: £12.00 Weekdays £14.00 Weekends Gross per Hour

Who this job would suit:
An energetic, positive, friendly, and outgoing Support Worker with a great attitude, keen to learn, and happy to muck in as and when needed. An experienced Support Worker with excellent communication skills and a true passion for their role. For this role, you must be confident driving an adapted, automatic vehicle.

What’s great about this job:
This is a fantastic role for a Support Worker wishing to pick up additional hours and work as part of a great team supporting a fabulous young lady.

Who is recruiting for this role?
We are working in association with a client 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.