Support worker vacancies

Support Worker

Reference: TK/KO/Mar2018
Location: Wirral
Hours: Part time / bank (shifts to be discussed)
Salary: £11.00 per hour (weekdays); £12.00 per hour (weekends); £60.00 per sleep-in shift weekdays; £70.00 per sleep-in-shift weekends; 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 16-year-old male teenager with cerebral palsy in the Wirral area, working as part of a small team.

You will support him with his rehabilitation programme and to increase his independence, both at home and in the community. Training and supervision will be given.

This post may include evening, weekend shifts and sleep in duties. The successful applicant will be required to work additional hours in school holiday time and be available to cover support worker holidays/absence.

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 children and young people with cerebral palsy
  • you have a full, clean UK driving licence
  • you have experience in working with clients and their families, in their own homes

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@jspmn.co.uk

For an informal discussion about this role please contact us on 0161 247 7756 quoting ref: TK/KO/Feb2018

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

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