Bank Support Worker – Hemel Hempstead, HP3 area
- Hemel Hempstead, HP3 area
- Pay : £12 to £14 per hour
- Bank Support Worker to provide cover mainly, weekends, before and after college and during college holidays
- Full clean UK driving licence
Have you worked in a support role with young adults with special needs?
Are you interested in working in a support role with a young adult with special needs but perhaps lack experience in this area?
Are you flexible with your working hours?
Would you like to work, mainly with another support worker, in a friendly and caring team?
ABOUT THE ROLE
We are looking to recruit a bank support worker to complete our care team, to work with a 19 year old man who lives with his family and has Cerebral Palsy and associated complex care needs.
You will support the family to care for him by undertaking a range of duties, usually working closely with another member of the team to provide the highest standards of care.
Our client will require help with all activities of daily living and also to enable him to access learning, social and leisure activities.
The role will involve working within the family home and providing assistance in all aspects of personal care including washing, dressing, toileting and feeding. You will also be assisting with implementing therapeutic and leisure activities in the home and wider community.
Experience of working with young people with complex needs is useful but not essential as full training and support will be provided. Most important is your aptitude and desire to work with a young man with complex needs.
You will be confident about working in a family home and sensitive to the needs and wishes of the young man and his family
You will be able to establish a good rapport with the young man and to engage him in activities appropriate to his age and functional abilities with a positive outlook and sense of humour.
You will be a motivated and enthusiastic individual who is patient and tolerant. A good communicator who is honest, reliable, punctual and trustworthy and able to work as part of a team.
You will be able and willing to update existing skills or learn new ones.
Cover is required mainly for weekends, before and after college and during college holidays
PAY RATES PER HOUR
£12 per hour – Monday to Friday (day hours)
£14 per hour – weekends and bank holidays (day hours)
WANT TO FIND OUT MORE?
For an informal chat please contact us by following this link and quote Ref: CM May 2019/LC/01.
Satisfactory references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK will be required. The position requires a disclosure request from the DBS. A conviction will not necessarily prevent you from being employed.
Ref: CM May 2019/LC/01
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Based in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Embrace HR Limited supports business owners who do not have their own HR department or those that do but need help from time to time. We also work across the Home Counties of Oxfordshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, and also SMEs based in London.