Support Worker - YO18

Recruiter
HomeCare Direct Limited
Location
Kirby Misperton
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
08 Oct 2019
Closes
13 Oct 2019
Ref
1288028433
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker required 18 hours per week. We are looking to recruit someone special to work alongside a young man with special needs including Autism in the Malton area, in order to enable him to live a full and active lifestyle in his family home and out in the community. The role is to work in the young man's home and also out and about in the community accompanying him on social activities. The position involves support, social activities and assisting with cooking as well as some Personal Care. Their interests... includes activities such as going to the cinema and watching films, cooking and baking, playing on their PlayStation, playing ball and basketball, doing jigsaws and going out on their scooter, walking the dogs and going to the shops. They are looking for: someone who has kindness, empathy and a great sense of fun. This is more important than experience or qualifications as all training will be provided. If you enjoy Films, Music, TV and gaming, this would be a real bonus. In order for the client to access a varied timetable of social activities applicants must be a car driver with their own car and have appropriate business insurance or be willing to obtain it. Due to the rural location of the clients home mileage will be paid to and from your home to the clients home at a rate of per mile after the first 8 miles. Times and Days required: Approx 18 hours per week. This will include every other Saturday and Sunday. Applicants must be flexible to meet the needs of the client. Some times and days may vary. Applicants will need to be available to cover other workers etc. Continuity is vital in this case and more hours may be available in the future when confidence is built. Rate of Pay: Support Assistants: - £ hour All applicants will receive full training to meet the needs of the client. An enhanced disclosure is required (expense to be met by employer) Please ring 01246 520038 and quote ref: CP/JP/NORHYORKS