Autistic Spectrum Conditions
Cambridgeshire
Up to £14.00 Gross Per Hour

CB6 | Support Worker

Ref: 2301| Posted: 31st May 2022

Title: Support Worker
Location: Ely, CB6
Nearest Train station: Ely
Salary: Up to £14.00 gross per hour
Driver required? Yes
Essential: Willingness to learn, common sense, non-smoker/vaper 
Preferable: Autism awareness, epilepsy, experience supporting young people with additional needs
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Up to 40 hours per week
Pets: No
Recruiter: Kamila  
kamila@snapcare.co.uk

About this client:
Rob (19), is an active and sporty young man who loves running, swimming, any outdoor activities and horse riding. Rob has a diagnosis of autism and has processing sensory disorder and epilepsy. Rob is non-verbal but can express his likes and dislikes, communicating with gestures and cards. As you get to know him, you will understand him well. Rob requires 2:1 assistance with all aspects of personal care, daily activities, and social skills. 

Overview of role:
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated candidate to support Rob with his daily routine. You will provide personal care, administer medication, and promote Rob’s independence and functional skills. Rob receives a tailored home-schooling programme, and you will help him to access learning in a stimulating and interesting way. Full training will be provided. Rob is very active and doesn’t have any awareness of danger; you need to be fit and strong and vigilant to ensure Rob’s safety at all times. Shifts available: Monday to Sunday 8:00am to 8.00pm, please state your availability when applying. The hourly rate is £12.00 - £14.00 gross per hour depending on experience.

Who this job would suit:
This job will suit a friendly, caring and adaptable candidate with plenty of common sense and a willingness to learn new skills. You will be patient and empathetic, full of energy, and happy to spend time with Rob outside. You will be a team player and be comfortable to work alongside Rob’s family and other team members.

What’s great about this job:
This is an amazing opportunity for candidates who would like to start their career path in SEN and support work. This is a permanent position with competitive pay rate and immediate start. You will receive full training for Rob’s education plan and his medical needs delivered by Rob’s family and external professionals.

Who is working with this client?
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.

 



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