Support worker vacancies

Support Worker

Reference: MB/GH/SW/OCT2018
Location: Mewith, Lancashire (Bentham 4 miles, Settle 9 miles)
Hours: Up to 35 hours per week, various shift patterns available
Salary: £11.00 per hour; £65.00 sleep-in rate
Closing date: To be confirmed
Interview date: To be confirmed

Brief description


We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive individual to support a man with a brain injury in the Mewith area. 

You will support him to maintain his independence, both at home and at a range of activities and sports in the community. Training and supervision will be given. 

This post will include evening, weekend shifts and occasional sleep in duties and will require staff to accommodate flexible shift patterns based around the client’s needs.

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 can use your initiative
  • you have a full, clean UK driving licence
  • you are comfortable around dogs

Preferred

  • you have experience of supporting someone with a brain injury

 

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 rec@jspne.co.uk

For an informal discussion about this role please contact us on 01661 845960 quoting ref: MB/GH/SW/OCT2018

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

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