Title: Sleeping Night Carer
Location: Hassocks, BN6
Nearest Train Station: Hassocks
Wage: Up to £14.00 gross per hour
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? On duty
Essential Experience: Supporting a young adult with additional needs
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Saturday 10.00am to 8.00pm and 2 sleeping nights per week from 9.00pm to 7.00am
About this client/child:
Nina, 21, is a bundle of energy, bubbly and a social butterfly. Always on the go, Nina loves getting out and about, she will keep you on your toes! Nina has an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), learning difficulties and diabetes insipidus. Her power chair helps her to get around. Nina requires assistance with all aspect of her daily routine. Nina is at the centre of a loving family; Mum, Dad, younger sister and brother – this is a fast paced, busy household; it really is all hands on deck!
Overview of role:
As her support worker, you will assist Nina with each daily task which will include personal care, promoting independence, planning activities, implementing therapies and monitoring nutrition and fluid intake – the fluid intake is extremely important due to her diabetes insipidus. In the evening you ensure that Nina is comfortable in bed and assist her with the morning routine when she wakes up. The weekend hourly rate is £14.00 gross. Working hours: Saturday 10am to 8pm, bank hours available (weekday rates are £13.00 gross per hour) and 2 sleeping nights per week from 9.00pm to 7.00am (£89.10 per shift) to be worked flexibly on a rolling rota
Who this job would suit:
This fantastic position will suit a fun, kind and caring Support Worker with a good sense of humour. Nina loves music, drama and people who aren’t afraid to be a bit silly and make her laugh. Driver is essential.
What’s great about this job:
This is a permanent Saturday position with additional shifts available. There’s a friendly working environment and you will be supported by a case management company.
Who is recruiting for this role?
We are working in association with a private client on this vacancy; they will be carrying out all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration. Please see our website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
Kamila is recruiting for this role
or 020 7729 2200
Snap Care is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We are committed to equality of opportunity and recruitment/selection decisions are based only on individuals' ability to best do the job. *Where a specific gender is stated as essential, gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with paragraph 1, schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.