Support Worker

Job Reference
WRX524491(WG)
Salary Description
8.91 PH
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Wrexham ,
Wrexham
Advert

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR EXTRA INCOME DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS?

 

DO YOU LIKE SUPPORTING YOUNG PEOPLE TO SEEK NEW OPPORTUNITIES?

 

Support Worker -  SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ONLY

35 - 40 hours per week -  MONDAY TO FRIDAY -  9.00 am  -  5.00 pm

All school holidays  -  13 weeks of the year

 

Location

Wrexham

Job Ref

WRX524491(WG)

Advert:

About the Employer

I am a ten year boy living in Wrexham with mum and dad.

 

I do respond better to males than females, but we do welcome both to apply as I have good relationships currently with both.

 

I enjoy going to park, going for walks, I love swimming and music is very important to me. I enjoy playing on trampolines.

 

I like watching anything with animals on -  pegga pig, you tube is a favourite of mine

 

The ideal person would be bubbly, confident, strong willed and a driver with use of their own vehicle with business insurance or a willingness to obtain it

Summary of Duties

 

To provide support to the citizen from school to home

Or out in the community.

 

To support the young person maintain a safe environment

 

To provide support to access various social and recreational activities.

 

You will support him with his personal care, including toileting, washing, dressing and preparing meals.

 

To assist in the maintenance of independent living and so provide him with a greater range of opportunities to enhance his lifestyle.

 

All support to be provided using a person-centred approach.

 

The post will include 5.6 weeks paid annual leave (pro-rata)

 

The person they are looking for

 

The ideal person will have a good sense of humour and should also display plenty of energy, initiative and enthusiasm. In addition, applicants should be patient and trustworthy with a flexible and empathic attitude.

 

A positive attitude and clear understanding of confidentiality is essential. Promoting the independence of the client will be the main focus for any support.

 

You must be reliable, friendly and punctual.

 

You must be flexible as hours may vary depending on the monthly rota

 

You will be expected to cover holidays and sickness as part of a team.

 

The following skills/experience will be required – manual handling, first aid and food hygiene. Training can be provided.

 

Hourly rate

£8.72

Hours of work

2.5 hours x 4 shifts per week

Times required

3.00 – 5.30 pm

Days required

Monday to Thursday

 

This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check, which will incur no cost to the applicant. If you have an online update DBS you have a greater chance of becoming shortlisted for this position as this can help the employer to recruit much quicker, if you wish to update your current DBS please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

 

 

PEOPLE PLUS GROUP IS A SUPPORT SERVICE FOR INDIVIDUALS LIVNG INDEPENDENTLY IN THE COMMUNITY AND WILL NOT BE THE EMPLOYER. YOU ARE EMPLOYED BY THE INDIVIDUAL CONCERNED.

Please return all correspondence to People Plus Group ilswrexham@peopleplus.co.uk

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