Relief Experienced Children's Support Worker/ Therapy Assistant

Recruiter
Community Case Management Services Ltd
Location
Leicester
Salary
12.50- 14.50
Posted
30 Sep 2020
Closes
20 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Relief Experienced Children's Support Worker /Therapy Assistant required for a ten year old boy who has a Spinal Injury living in the Leicester area.

Our client is 10 years old, wheelchair dependent and he is a bright, intelligent and happy young man.

Our client attends a mainstream school for children. He has additional one-to-one support. He requires assistance with personal care, transfers, physiotherapy programme and activities.

We seek an active support worker interested in supporting him with his skills for independence and activities.

Ideally you will have experience of assisting with a therapy programme and rehabilitation. This role would suit a physiotherapy or Occupational therapist student

Working hours: Term time afternoon shifts 3pm-8pm and occasional weekends.

Occasional day shifts in school holidays.

To work on a flexible basis to cover for the main support worker holiday and Uni placements. Training will be provided.

Our client seeks someone who is enthusiastic, fun, well organised and flexible and has previous experience of working with children or young adults.

Rates of pay: GBP12.50 per hour Monday to Friday, GBP14.50 per hour Saturday and Sunday

An NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable. Otherwise the applicant must be willing to undertake Care Certificate training.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure with Child Workforce Barring. Full training will be provided. A full driving licence is essential.

NB: Community Case Management Services Limited are not the Employer

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