*Male Support Worker

Ref: MC/DJ

An opportunity has arisen for a *Male Support Worker to work with a eleven year old boy who has Cerebral Palsy.

Our client is wheelchair dependent and is a bright, intelligent and happy young man. He uses eye gaze communication but he can communicate his needs by signs and non verbal communication.

Our client attends a school for children with special needs. He has additional one-to-one support at school due to the complexity of his care needs. Our client requires an extensive therapeutic program to help maximize his physical and emotional well-being. He has support at home, both from parents/family members.

The successful Support Worker will:

  • Ideally have experience in brain injury care, child care or education
  • Be flexible to work shifts and weekends
  • Be able to provide two work related references
  • Be willing to attend church with the client and family on Sundays

This role is subject to a DBS Enhanced Disclosure. Full training will be provided.

Closing Date: 4 October 2017

*This post is an occupational requirement under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1



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