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Support Worker

BAL/RP 10/19
£11-£12 p/hr
Permanent
Pinner

Part-Time Support Workers required in Pinner

We are currently seeking 2 support workers to join an existing team of staff that assist a pleasant 36-year-old wheelchair dependant man with complex cerebral palsy. We are looking to attract a person that is interested in fully supporting the client with his family in their specially adapted home. 

The team are led by the team leader with 2:1 care during the day and 1:1 at night 7 days a week He is always bright and happy and requires all care. He is cortically blind but loves to hear the TV and has highlighted hearing. He likes to be taken out on most days either for a walk in his wheelchair or in his own specially adapted vehicle. He enjoys just being out on day trips to the shops and or park and special outing when the weather is lovely. He especially loves being in the water so uses his hydrotherapy pool at least three times a week.

 Full day time training will be given to newly recruited members before they are able to complete any night shifts.

 You will need:

 Ability to attend variety of shifts for specialist training during the day before commencing the nights

  • To work alongside a multi-disciplinary team and support achieving the rehabilitation goals set for the client
  • To be flexible working as required by the family working within the rota both days and night shifts
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be enthusiastic and demonstrate initiative
  • Be fun for him to be around
  • To be flexible and reliable
  • Be able to work in a friendly and supportive working environment

Excellent rates of pay increasing after passing the probationary period of 6 months and working nights.  

Day rate:

£11.00 per hour Weekdays

£12.00 per hour Weekends

Night shifts after initial completion of training

Weekdays 

Waking night rate 4 hrs from 9pm -1am @ £11.00

Sleep in rate 7 hrs 1am - 8am = 7 hrs @ £8.21

Weekends

Waking rate 4 hrs from 9pm -1am @ £12.00

Sleep in Rate 1am – 8am @ £8.40

 

Probationary period is 6 months

Interested? Please call the recruitment team at Brownbill Associates Ltd on 01844 214669 for an application pack. Quoting reference: BAL/RP 10/19