Full-time Support Worker / PA | Surrey, RH1 - Surrey

Recruiter
SNAP Care
Location
Redhill
Salary
£25,000 - £29,999
Posted
04 Nov 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
£25,000.00 + Gross per Annum. Full-time position available based in Redhill to support a 23 year old with epilepsy.

Title: Full-time Support Worker / PA | Surrey, RH1
Location: Redhill, RH1
Nearest Train Station: Salfords
Wage / Salary: £13.00 Gross per Hour | £25,000.00 + Gross per annum
Driver required? Preferable
Use of a car? Would need own car, mileage paid when used on duty
Essential: Experience supporting young adults with additional needs. Training provided.
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 37 hours per week. Family are flexible with shift times and patterns. Will include some weekends
Family Pets: Friendly family dog and two guinea pigs!

We are delighted to be working in association with a private client on this vacancy; they will be carrying all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration. Please see our website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.

Our client George 23, is seeking a new full-time member for his care team, he requires 2:1 support. George has severe uncontrolled epilepsy resulting in primarily absence seizures every few minutes during the day and up to 5 convulsive seizures at night. It is rare for George to require emergency medication however administering buccal medication may be necessary. Training is provided and experience supporting a client with epilepsy is not essential but desirable.

George enjoys getting out and about and has a long lists of hobbies which include riding his trike, walking, swimming and bowling. He is an active person and loves trips to London, visiting National Trust properties and wildlife parks. This position will involve supporting and facilitating George to take part in his favourite activities and also assisting with behavioural management, personal care when required and administering medication. George can get frustrated and present with challenging behaviour and you’ll be shown techniques and strategies to help calm him down.

This job will suit a patient, caring, kind but firm support worker. It is essential to have an ‘anything is possible’ attitude and really enjoy working with young adults with additional needs.

If you would like to support George, then please forward your CV to Jade at Snap or apply through this advert!

Please note, whilst Snap endeavour to reply to all applications, some of our positions are so popular this is not possible and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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