Support Worker job in TW9 Richmond Greater London

Support Worker | Sussex HR Limited

Support Worker

FEMALE Support Workers

Richmond

An opportunity has arisen for Support Workers to join a new small care team working 2:1 to look after a 13-year-old girl who has significant learning and physical difficulties who is non-verbal.

She has complex needs in terms of her postural management and is fed through a gastrostomy and has epilepsy. Full training will be provided but experience of working with similar clients would be an advantage as well as working with families in their home which is a non-smoking environment.

With a love of music, attending school and spending time with her family a key role will be assisting the client to have access to more activities in the community which will include going to the park, taking her swimming and exploring sensory activities. It is therefore essential that you hold a full driving licence.

Hourly Rates

  • Monday to Friday £15.00 per hour
  • Saturday & Sunday £17.00 per hour
  • Bank holidays £22.50 per hour

Support Worker shifts available:

Term Time

  • Monday to Friday 16.00pm – 22.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday 08.00am – 16.00pm
  • 16.00pm – 22.00pm

Non-Term Time

  • Monday to Friday 08.00am – 16.00pm
  • 16.00pm – 22.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday 08:00am – 16:00pm
  • 16.00pm – 22.00pm

With additional hours being available to cover holiday and sickness throughout the year.

Experience & Qualities required for the role:

  • A Support Worker who has experience of working with children with physical and learning disabilities.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Commitment to assisting the client in engaging in leisure activities and hobbies.
  • Understanding of the need for close observation at all times monitoring health and well-being.

*Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9

If you would like to be considered for the role, please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your experience, hobbies and interests and the hours you are looking for. No agencies please.

Overview

  • Location: TW9, Richmond, Greater London
  • Job Title: Support Worker
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