Support Worker in United Kingdom

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Job Title: Support Worker
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £0 - £200,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Social Care
Sub Sector: Support Worker
Job Reference No: OR/CMC/0220SW

Job Description

Support Worker (Ref: CM2)


Location: Carmarthen

Hours: 25 hours per week (additional hours maybe available).

Working Pattern: Working pattern to be agreed with family. A degree of flexibility will be required.

To include:

- 3 sessions during the school day - to cover therapy sessions
- Afternoons from school
- 1 evening per fortnight
- Occasional sleeping nights

School holidays hours to be worked over three days (to be agreed)

Pay: Weekday (7 am to 11 pm) GBP12, Sleep shifts (11 pm to 7 pm) GBP8.72

Closing date: Friday 28 February 2020

Interview date: Wednesday 11 March 2020

Our Client provides highly professional, bespoke case management to adults and children with a range of life-changing conditions/injuries.

They pride themselves on delivering a specialist service that recognises the uniqueness of every client; all with very different aspirations and challenges.

They are looking for a warm, patient and reliable individual to support a 7-year-old boy at school and in his own home in the Carmarthen area. The client had a traumatic birth and as a result, requires a higher level of help than his peers.

Previous Experience of working with children with additional needs is essential.

Having excellent communication skills and maintaining a consistent and proactive approach, you will help him follow school and therapy programmes, social & leisure outings plus some personal care. After school care will include his sister aged 10.

The successful candidate will encourage and support him to access all these opportunities and more (ability to drive with use of a car is essential)

Experience in this area of work is essential, full induction and training will be provided.

This role is subject to an Enhanced level DBS check.

To apply for this Support Worker role, please submit your current CV and contact details online.

Orange Recruitment is advertising this position on behalf of our client. By clicking apply you accept that your application will be forwarded to only this client in order for them to consider you for the role.


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