£14.00 - £16.00 Gross per Hour. Energetic, proactive and patient support worker required to join a new care package in the Enfield area. Permanent contract.
Title: Support Worker / Care Team | N21
Location: Enfield, N21
Nearest Tube/Station: Enfield
Wage: £14.00 Gross per Hour Weekdays | £16.00 Gross per Hour Weekends
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? Yes, on duty, manual drive
Essential: Experience supporting a young client with an acquired brain injury (ABI) and Autism Spectrum Condition
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Term time: 24 hours per week on average (afternoons) | School holidays: 36 hours per week on average | Alternate Saturdays: 4 hours per day and babysitting twice monthly. Full and part-time considered.
Family Pets: Yes, cat
We are delighted to be working in association with a private client/case manager on this vacancy; they will be carrying out all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration. Please see our website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
About this child:
Our client Noah is 9 years old, he loves swimming, watching street performers, arts and crafts and spending time with his family. Noah has a hypoxic brain injury, epilepsy, and complex learning and communication difficulties. Noah is very active, he is mobile and able to communicate his needs and wishes. Noah requires assistance with all daily tasks, therapy input, and self-regulation.
Overview of role:
In this role, you’ll provide 1:1 support to Noah, create and plan fun and educational activities he can enjoy in his family home and out and about in the community. He has lots of energy and loves to play. You’ll implement his therapies such as SALT and work alongside his multi-disciplinary team to ensure he is reaching his targets and developmental goals. Noah can become overwhelmed and frustrated when he is not understood or is finding it difficult to communicate, you’ll work with Noah to help him regulate his behaviours.
Who this job would suit:
A sensitive and understanding support worker with previous experience supporting a young client with an ABI, behavioural needs and traits of Autism Spectrum Condition. A confident swimmer and driver is essential for this role. Please get in touch with your availability.
What’s great about this job:
Noah is a charming, creative and fun character who loves life! He has huge potential and will be a pleasure to work with. You’ll have ongoing training and excellent hands-on support from Noah’s case manager.
To apply, send your CV to Jade at Snap
Please note, whilst Snap endeavour to reply to all applications, some of our positions are so popular this is not possible and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
*Where a specific status is stated as essential, gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance to paragraph 1, of schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 for female or male worker to work with our client.