Support worker vacancies

Buddy/Support Worker

Reference: PF/JSPBPDJan18
Location: Derbyshire (nr Chesterfield)
Hours: 10-15 hours per week
Salary: £9.00 per hour weekdays, £18.00 per hour bank holidays (worked)
Closing date: 02/02/2018
Interview date: To be confirmed

Brief description

An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to provide enabling social support to a man with hearing and sight impairment and post injury physical difficulties; to enable him to participate in leisure and social activities in his own home and in the community.

Minimal support with personal care.  

The client enjoys watching TV, music, Pub Quizzes, Snooker, Dominoes   

JSP is not an agency. Recruitment of staff for small, personalised care teams is part of our case management service and is undertaken on behalf of individuals using this service.


A caring attitude, good sense of humour and a desire to enable the client to achieve his goals is essential.  Excellent communication skills and an enthusiasm for learning, in order to progress specialist rehabilitation strategies.

Experience of working with clients with dual sensory impairment is desirable, however, specialist training and supervision will be provided. A willingness and commitment to learning new skills is essential.

For informal discussion about this role please contact 0114 250 7711 quoting ref: PF/JSPBPDJan18

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