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Experienced Children's Support Workers/TA

Ref: MC/DJ

Additional bank support worker for up to 16 hours a week to cover long term sick and annual leave.

Our client is 14 years old, wheelchair dependent and he 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. He requires assistance with personal care and transfers.

He has support at home from his parents and a busy vibrant family life with his siblings. He loves football, watching sport and computer games. We seek active support workers interested in supporting him with his skills for independence and activities.

Working hours: 16 hours per week. Term Time- 6.45am to 8.am, 4pm to 9pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 8am to 1pm. Occasional Sunday cover 8am to 8pm or 8am to 5pm. School Holidays- 8am to 1pm, 5pm to 9pm Monday to Friday and Saturdays 8am-1pm. Occasional Sunday cover- 8am to 8pm or 8am to 5pm.  Additional shifts may be required,

Our client seeks someone who is enthusiastic, fun, well organised and flexible and has previous experience of working with children or young adults. Applicants may be considered without experience if you can evidence a caring nature and willingness to learn.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a small friendly team providing 2-1 care and may be suitable for a therapy student.

An NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable. Otherwise the applicant must be willing to undertake Care Certificate training.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure with Child Workforce Barring.  Full training will be provided. A full driving licence is essential.

NB: Community Case Management Services Limited are not the Employer

 

Job Reference MC/DJ

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