Childhood Encephalitis Study Day
The Eden Dora Trust
Support worker vacancies
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
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.
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.
- 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 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 email@example.com
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