Community Support Worker
An enthusiastic and patient Community Support Worker is required for a teenager who has autism living in the Crowborough, East Sussex area.
The successful applicant will assist our client in accessing community activities such as swimming, going to the gym and going for walks.
In addition, you will also be required to complete duties in the home, such as preparing his meals and processing his laundry.
Applicants must have experience of working with children or adults with autism and also enjoy outdoor activities.
We are looking for someone to work a weekend shift each week and do additional shifts in the school holidays. This can be flexible and we can alter the hours to fit with the correct candidate.
1 x 8 hour weekend day shift per week in term time (39 weeks of the year).
4 x 8 hour day shifts in the school holidays, this includes both weekdays and weekends (32 hours per week, 13 weeks of the year).
There will be additional evening shifts and overnight shifts as and when required, these will be agreed in advance.
Our client seeks someone who is well organised and flexible.
Rates of pay: £14.00 per hour Monday to Friday, £16.00 per hour Saturday and Sunday. A travel allowance can be offered for any candidates travelling further than 10 miles from Crowborough.
An NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable. Otherwise the applicant must be willing to undertake Care Certificate training.
All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure with Child Workforce Barring. Full training will be provided. A full driving licence is essential.
NB: Community Case Management Services Limited are not the Employer.
If you require any further information please contact Karen Tudor, Senior Recruitment Liaison Administrator on 01608 682522.
Please refer to our website: www.ccmservices.co.uk and click on the tab which says ‘Jobs Notice Board’ to view the job description.
Job Reference OW/MW.