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Support Worker

HR/TR
£12 - 14 per hour
Permanent
25 / per week - Part-Time
Oxford

Experienced Support Workers required for a young lady who has Cerebral Palsy living in the Oxford area.

 

Our client is a 19-year-old, motivated woman who has cerebral palsy and is wheelchair dependant. She requires support both emotionally and physically with transferring, personal care and other aspects of her daily life. She lives in central Oxford; therefore, this has good links with using public transport for traveling to and from client’s accommodation.

 

We are looking for a high calibre person to join our team on a part time basis to support our client in her daily living, and work towards her independence. The support worker should also be able to enable the client to undertake social and leisure activities, support with her home exercise program set up by the physiotherapist, shopping, cinema and going to concert trips away. This role also requires some flexibility as there may sometimes be events which the client would like to attend which are occasionally outside of the usual working hours.

 

Essential Requirements

  • Relevant experience in working with clients with additional needs, especially relating to the key goals of the role, as outlined
  • Available for a variety of shifts throughout the week including some weekends
  • Responsible, trustworthy and reliable
  • Genuinely caring, sensitive and patient
  • Ability to learn and undertake training and assessment
  • Confident, creative and self-motivated, in assisting with researching and planning activities
  • Enthusiasm to take part in activities with the client.
  • Good communicator
  • Ability to work with IT
  • Confident Driver

 

Desirable Requirements

  • Has obtained accredited Care Certificate and First Aid, Moving and Handling.

 

Working hours: minimum of 25 hours per week to include weekdays, evenings and weekends.  

 

Rates of pay: £12.00 per hour Monday to Friday, £14.00 per hour Saturday and Sunday

 

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.  Full training will be provided. A full driving licence is essential.

 

NB: Community Case Management Services Limited are not the Employer

 

Please refer to our website to view the job description and complete an application form http://www.ccmservices.co.uk/jobs-notice-board.asp Job reference: HR/TR.