Title: Paediatric Support Worker/ SEN Nanny
Location: Aldershot, Hampshire, GU11
Nearest Station: Aldershot
Salary: £31,200.00 gross per annum
Driver Essential? Yes
Essential: Experience working with young children with additional needs, strong knowledge of child development and early years experience * female Support Worker
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Family/Client Pets: 1 friendly dog
Recruiter: Kamila, Kamila@snapcare.co.uk
About this child:
Anna is an engaging, energetic, and determined 3-year-old who loves story-time, music, sensory activities, playing games with her older brother, and spending time with Mum and Dad. Anna has Global Development Delay and is dependent on others to meet her care needs. Anna is a wheelchair user and has a walker to support her mobility. She is currently pre-verbal and makes her needs known through nodding and shaking her head for ’Yes’ and ‘No’, she enjoys being given choices to make her own decisions. Anna attends a specialist nursery 3 mornings per week.
Overview of role:
This is a very exciting time for Anna as she will be starting a full therapy programme, focusing on all areas of her development. The Paediatric Support Worker / SEN Nanny will be an integral part of Anna’s support team working alongside her multidisciplinary team ensuring her therapies are implemented in a fun and creative way. Therapy will take a holistic approach with a focus on facilitating and enabling Anna to be as independent as possible. The Paediatric Support Worker / SEN Nanny will complete nursery pick up and drop off, arrange playdates, activities and attend events, cook nutritious meals, and ensure Anna is receiving the highest level of support and care; typical nursery duties will also be included in the role. Term time: Monday to Friday 7.30am to 9.00am and then 3.30pm to 8.00pm. School holidays: Monday to Friday 8.00am to 8.00pm.
Who this job would suit:
An energetic, positive, friendly, and outgoing, female* Paediatric Support Worker / SEN Nanny with a great attitude, keen to learn, and happy to muck in as and when needed. Anna is looking for her own Mary Poppins, a candidate who can bring lots of fun and excitement to this role and enable her to access the world around her! The successful candidate will have strong knowledge of child development and experience within early years.
What’s great about this job:
This is the dream role; you will be starting on this exciting journey with Anna and will be able to see the progress she makes from the very start. This job offers a competitive rate of pay, you will receive a high standard of training in all areas of Anna’s care and therapy plan; an excellent role to continue to upskill.
Who is recruiting for this role?
We are working in association with a case manager 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.