Experienced Children's Support Workers/ Buddy

Ref: MCo/DJ

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

Our client is wheelchair dependent and he is a bright, intelligent and happy young man.

He uses eye gaze communication aid, but he can indicate his needs by signs and nonverbal 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 very busy vibrant family life with his siblings.

He loves attending /playing football, watching sport and computer games.

We seek active support workers /buddies interested in supporting him with his skills for independence and activities at home, in the park and back in the community in time.

Working hours: 23 hours per week. Term Time- 6.45am to, 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 will be available.

He would like buddies who are enthusiastic, fun loving, well organised and reliable.

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.

Due to him being in the high-risk category we seek support workers whom he will be their main client. Weekly Covid testing is in place.

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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