Female* Support Worker

Location
Hildenborough, Tonbridge
Salary
£12.00 - £14.00 per hour Monday to Friday, £14.00 - £16.00 per hour Saturday and Sunday
Posted
22 Oct 2020
Closes
19 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Female* Support Worker

Required for a 15-year-old girl who has quadriplegic cerebral palsy living in the Hildenborough area. In addition, our client also has epilepsy and is non-verbal and visually impaired. She is also PEG fed and is oxygen dependent at night and requires 24-hour care. The successful applicant will be required to monitor and administer both medication and feeds and provide all aspects of personal care. You will follow therapy programmes. Whilst experience in care work is an essential requirement for this post, full training will be given in the areas where the successful applicant may not have such skills. You will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced nurses and carers and also with treating therapists.

Working hours: 36-40 hours per week, to include days, nights, weekdays and weekends, on a rota basis.

Our client seeks someone who is well organised and flexible. Rates of pay: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour Monday to Friday, £14.00 - £16.00 per hour Saturday and Sunday, dependent on experience.

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. A full driving licence is essential.

NB: Community Case Management Services Limited are not the Employer Please refer to our website: www.ccmservices.co.uk and click on the tab which says ‘Jobs Notice Board’ to view the job description and to complete an application form. Job Reference KD/HS.

*"Gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1 of Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010" for a female worker to work with our client. 

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