Support Worker .
Position: Support Worker ref 10341
Location: Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 36 hours per week which will include 12 hour shifts both during the day and waking nights on a rota basis
Salary: £10.00 per hour
About the role:
You will be providing support with the care of a 19 year old young woman with an acquired brain injury within her home. You will provide assistance to the cline’s parents with the care of their daughter and to take sole charge overnight. This will include turning, changing, administration of medication and undertaking intimate care needs. Moving and handling is also required. You will promote our client’s wellbeing and support in implementing therapy programmes as advised by her therapists.
The key skills required for this post are to be flexible, responsible, enthusiastic and sensitive to the needs of the family. Experience of working with young people with an acquired brain injury is preferred, however, individualised training will be provided.
Additional hours will be available to cover holiday and sickness.
Due to the nature of the role an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check will be required.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charities, Charity, NFP, Third Sector, Not For Profit, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Carer, Voluntary Sector, Social Care, Vulnerable People, NFP, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, etc.