Support worker vacancies

Support Worker

Reference: EH/KW/July2018
Location: Leeds
Hours: Approx. 8 hours per week, (shifts to be discussed)
Salary: £12.50 per hour (weekends); £10.50 per hour (weekdays)
Closing date: 07/10/2018
Interview date: To be confirmed

Brief description


We are seeking an active and enthusiastic individual with a young outlook to support an eleven-year-old boy with cerebral palsy in the Leeds area.

You will support him with his rehabilitation programme and support him to increase his independence by helping him to access and engage in leisure activities, both at home and in the community. You will be able to work within the multidisciplinary team. Training and supervision will be given.

This post may include evening, weekend shifts and occasional sleep in duties.

About us


JS Parker Ltd (JSP) provides an essential service to both adults and children who have suffered brain and spinal injury. Qualified staff assess clients’ needs and offer individually designed case management and rehabilitation programmes. The company was established in 1994 and is now a successful rehabilitation and case management consultancy, working in close co-operation with the legal profession. We now have five offices employing around 80 staff. We manage over 400 support workers and provide services to just under 400 clients nationally.

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.


Requirements


Essential:

  • you are reliable and professional - you value honesty and discretion
  • you are friendly and approachable
  • you are flexible and you work well under pressure

Preferred:

  • you have experience of supporting someone with cerebral palsy
  • you have a full, clean UK driving licence
  • you have your own car that you can use for work purposes

If you are interested in working with us, we'd love to hear from you.


To apply, please download the application form below and return it to us by email at cyprec@jspsh.co.uk

For an informal discussion about this role please contact us on 0114 229 0100 quoting ref: EH/KW/July2018

CVs are not accepted
This post is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check

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