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Children's Support Workers

Ref: JBo/DJ

An excellent opportunity has arisen for children’s support workers to join our small friendly team working to a rota in the family home in partnership with his dedicated parents.

Our client is a fourteen-year-old boy with complex care needs, he is peg fed, requires suction, has Epilepsy and he is wheelchair dependent. He is a happy young man and he loves interactions with his siblings, school, and his care team. He requires support with all activities and daily living.

We have posts for 2 or 3 nights per week 22:00pm to 7.30am providing 2-1-night care to our client. Relief waking night cover is also required for annual leave and sickness.

Additional care is required from 14.50pm to 17.00pm term time only to provide support to his parents after school. This is a new post.

If you have a caring nature but lack experience and are looking to change to a career in care, we will provide full training along with a supportive and very friendly welcoming team.

You will have a full induction to the role supported by our experienced support team.

  • Peg/Enteral feeding/Medication
  • Nebulisers/Suctioning
  • Observation checks
  • Hoisting
  • Passive Physio

Our client seeks someone who is passionate, enthusiastic, well organised with a positive attitude, flexible and family orientated.

Working hours: 22.5 or 33.45 hours per week, night shift hours are 22.00pm to 07.30am.

Day care hours 14.50pm to 17.00pm. This can be a combined position.

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 and paid for. A full driving licence is essential.

NB: Community Case Management Services Limited are not the Employer.

If you require any further information please contact Karen Tudor, Senior Recruitment Liaison Administrator on 01608 682522 or k.tudor@ccmservices.co.uk

 

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