Part-time carer required to work with a lovely young man with autism i

11.00 GBP Hourly
04 Apr 2017
24 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A part-time carer required to work as part of an established support team for a lovely young man with special needs (autism, other complex health needs and learning difficulties) at home near Alexandra Palace, North London.

Contract type: Part-time. Available for some evening and weekend work

Valid Drivers licence is desirable but not essential . Preferably Carer to live within close distance.

Pay: GBP11 per hour. Holiday pay and pension scheme

Description & Role: positive, warm-hearted Carers required with some experience in working with people with special needs/ Learning difficulties or autism. Would work as part of a team within the family home. Job is both challenging and rewarding and allows for a lot of creativity and fun. Supporting the young man to become more independent and helping him to achieve his goals. He requires 2:1 support and is non verbal and uses a range of communication aids. He likes art, maths, yoga, swimming, cycling and spending time in nature and loves going to restaurants.

Responsibilities & Goals:
Successfully living at home independently
Help with communicating and expressing feelings
Travel training to gain confidence and independence
Learning to stay healthy and exercising
Support with cooking and eating
Support with medication and health appointments
Discovering new hobbies, getting out and having fun!
Working towards independence with personal care tasks
Building social skills used to develop friendships and accessing the community
Attending staff meetings & training events
Suppport with personal care

Contact: Email Rita with CV