We are recruiting for an experienced support worker to work with an 8 year-old child based in Putney. He has profound cerebral palsy with complex care needs and lives at home with his family. He forms close relationships with people he knows well and can trust.
This is a full time vacancy. There will be a variety of shifts requiring cover, after school, school holidays, weekends, sleeping and waking nights. You will be expected to deliver his therapy under the guidance of his therapists. You will be able to demonstrate that you have the relevant clinical skills and/or the willingness to learn about the management of his medical needs.
The right candidates will enjoy working with children and have excellent communication skills. The ability to work well within his family unit is essential. All posts are subject to DBS Enhanced Disclosure. A full driving licence is essential.
Closing Date: 13 October 2017Click to download PDF with full job description