Support Worker

Job Reference
BAL/JM 06/22
Salary Description
£14.00 - £16.00 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Chinnor
Advert

Support Worker for a delightful 9-year-old boy, who has Cerebral Palsy living in the Chinnor area (Oxfordshire / Buckinghamshire border)

We seek an experienced, organised and flexible Support Worker to work with our client in a caring and compassionate role, enabling him to access his therapy programs, community activities, family life with parents and siblings. The family have 2 cats and a dog.

Our client has cerebral palsy due to his acquired brain injury effecting all four limbs and has Epilepsy.

The support workers will be expected to undertake the following, after training & competency sign off:

  • Provide for all his personal care needs
  • Provide him with all his required fluid and nutrition via his gastrostomy
  • Make up feeds daily to provide a nutritious and balanced diet
  • Administer prescribed medications which will need to be drawn up and administered
  • Provide therapeutically lead programs which are implemented throughout the day & integrated into his daily routine
  • Enable our client to access play, sensory activities and outings away from the home

High standards of documentation will be expected, with a basic level of IT skills for accessing training and online policies and procedures.

Experience working with children or young people with physical difficulties and or brain-injured clients are desirable.

Must have a UK driving licence to drive client’s vehicle, the home is located in an area with minimal public transport.

  • Working hours: 15 / 30 hours per week, covered by various or regular shifts.
  • Week day term time: 3pm - 8pm, school holidays 8am – 8pm
  • Weekend: 9am/10am - 7/8pm
  • Nights: Weekdays 10pm – 8.30am, weekends 10pm – 8am

Rates of pay

  • Monday to Friday £14.00 per hour
  • Saturday and Sunday £16.00 per hour.
  • Annual Leave 5.6 weeks per annum (pro rata)

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure with Child Workforce Barring.  

NB: Brownbill Associates Ltd is not the Employer

If you require any further information, please apply online quoting reference BAL/JM 06/22

 

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