|Job Ref:||204564842||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Rushden||Address:||Post Code:||SG9||Salary:||£10 - £11/hour||Post Date:||19/10/2016 09:34|
An excellent opportunity has arisen for experienced Support Workers to join a small friendly teamm to provide care and support to a 29 year old man who lives in Rushden, Northamptonshire. In return, we offer competitive pay rates of £10.00 per hour for weekdays and £11.00 for weekends and will provide a rigorous induction and 0ngoing training.|
Applicants with no experience but having the right attitude and willingness to train will be considered.
Our client has a brain injury and is registered blind. He suffers with Epilepsy and he is wheelchair dependent. He lives with his family and has a cognitive ability of a two year old. He enjoys time with his Support Workers and is a very affectionate man. Two Support Workers are on shift to assist with hoisting due to physical difficulties.
The Support Worker's role will involve assisting with all personal care, meal preparation and light household duties. He enjoys swimming twice a week and attends Bounce weekly and community discos. He likes to participate in arts and crafts and music/ musical activities. The Support Worker will be required to promote activities in the home and the community.
The successful Support Worker will:
Ideally have brain injury or care experience
Be willing to undergo a DBS check
Be able to provide two work related references
Hold a full, clean driving licence
Be flexible to work shifts including weekends
The hours of work are based on a flexible rota basis, 08:00-14:00, 14:00-20:00 and 11:00-20:00.
Full time and part time and bank posts available.
The closing date is Sunday 30th September.
This role would suit someone who has worked as a Support Worker, Nanny or Childcare Assistant or within an educational role.
Please apply online to be considered for the Support Worker role.