Support Worker (Female) .
Position: Part Time Support Worker (ref 3553)
Location: Darwen, Lancashire (commutable from Blackburn, Preston & surrounding areas)
Job Type: Part time, Permanent
Hours: 16 hours per week plus 3 sleep-in night shifts
Salary: £9.25 per hour weekday rate, £10.00 per hour weekend rate, Sleepover rate- £8.21 weekday, Sleepover rate- £8.21 weekend rate, Bank holiday weekday rate- £18.50, Bank holiday weekday sleep rate- £16.42
Closing date: 28th June 2019
Interviews will be held on week beginning 8th July 2019, please do not apply if you are unable to attend on this date
About the role:
You work within a small team to provide a flexible support service to a young adult female with a spinal cord injury.
The role will involve acting in an enabling capacity, attending social and leisure activities within the client’s home and the local community. The support worker is required to work with the client and family as part of a rehabilitation plan.
The role will require all aspects of personal and domestic care tasks to be undertaken. Must be honest and reliable and have excellent interpersonal and interaction skills.
The applicant should have a full clean manual driving licence and be willing to drive clients own wheelchair accessible vehicle.
Due to the nature of the role an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be required.
This vacancy is open to females only (Exempt under the Equality Act 2012, pursuant to scheduled 9, part 1)
Bush & Co are acting as agents for our client.
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