Support worker vacancies

Support Worker

Reference: RB/LT/November 2018
Location: Dinnington, Sheffield
Hours: Part-time hours and casual contracts available
Salary: £9.50 per hour (weekdays); £10.50 per hour (weekends) during probationary period; double time on bank holidays
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 Dinnington area (Sheffield).

You will support him within his own home and in the community and will be required to drive the client’s own vehicle whilst on shift to access appointments and activities.  You may also be required to support the client away from home on his annual holiday either abroad or in the UK. There is also minimal personal care required.

Training and supervision will be given.

This post does include weekday evenings on a regular basis, as you will support the client in accessing local clubs and bars. Weekend shifts and occasional sleep-in duties may also be required during the year.

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
  • you are able to work well as an individual and as part of a team

Preferred:

  • you have experience of supporting someone with a brain injury but not essential
  • you have a full, clean UK driving licence

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@jspsh.co.uk

For an informal discussion about this role please contact us on 0114 250 7711 quoting ref: RB/LT/November 2018

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