Posted 29 February 2020
SCP Complex Care are recruiting for experienced support workers to work with a 17 year old male in Sevenoaks. Our client has Muscular Dystrophy (a group of inherited diseases that damages and weaken the muscles over time), BIPAP, is on medication, wheelchair bound and needs full mobility and personal care support.
Our client is fed via gastrostomy, experience in these fields is preferred. Applicants will also need moving and handling experience as our client is hoisted at home and slides in the community.
The shifts available at present are -
Hours are Weekends and Non Term Time
Fridays: 4pm - 10pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9.00am - 10pm
Shifts are double handed which will require 2 care support workers on shift in the community and single handed at home.
We are looking for individuals who have compassion and commitment that can support making positive changes to someone's life. You should also have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively. SCP Complex Care offers you:
•Excellent rates of pay
•24-hour support from experienced Care and Nurse Consultants
•Specialist Clinical Training for each assignment, professional supervision, career development and support
•Click and connect benefits scheme
•Paid annual leave
The successful candidate will have:
•A minimum of 6 months experience
•Be self-motivated and able to use own initiative
•Able to work under pressure and in stressful and challenging situations
•Must be a driver with full clean driving licence
All suitable applicants will be subject to DBS checks being completed. SCP Complex Care is an equal opportunities employer
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: £10.00 to £15.00 /hour