Part Time Support Worker required for a child with cerebral palsy living in Banbury, Oxfordshire.
Our client attends a mainstream school and will need assistance before and after school as well as overnight and at weekends. Carers will work within his home and under the day-to-day direction of his mother and case manager. Part of your role will involve working with therapists, carrying out his daily therapy programmes and enabling his use of technology.
He has an assistance dog and you’ll have the opportunity to be involved in the dog’s daily care and training regime. There may also be occasions when you will accompany the family on days out, holidays or look after him overnight to provide his mother with respite.
This job will suit someone with a positive attitude, a good sense of humour and someone able to work confidently alone and as well as part of a team. There will need to be a degree of flexibility as it is expected that the successful applicants will work a combination of nights, afternoons, evening and weekend shifts.
All posts are subject to DBS Enhanced Disclosure. Full training will be provided. A full driving licence is essential.
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