Title: Waking Night Carer
Location: Colindale, NW9
Nearest Train Station: Colindale
Salary: Up to £20.00 gross per hour, paid travel
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? Yes, on duty, automatic vehicle
Essential: Experience supporting clients with a physical disability, excellent communication skills, non-smoker/vaper
Preferable: Gastrostomy care
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Alternate Fridays and Saturdays 9.00pm to 7.00am
Family Pets? Friendly dog
Recruiter: Kamila firstname.lastname@example.org
About this client:
Louis (21) is an engaging and bright young man with a great sense of humour. He enjoys the company of others, likes to keep busy and have fun, and go out and about, exploring new places in London, travelling on buses and the tube. Louis has quadriplegic cerebral palsy and is dependent on others for all his needs. Louis is non- verbal and communicates effectively via his Smartbox device. All medication, feed and fluids are administered via gastrostomy.
Overview of role:
As Louis’s Waking Night Carer you will be required to support him throughout the night and ensure he is comfortable. You will observe, monitor and record his night, administer medication and provide personal care. You will be in Louis’s bedroom, where there is a comfortable chair and you will have access to tea and coffee making facilities. Shifts available: Alternate Friday and Saturday 9.00pm to 7.00am. £20.00 gross per hour
Who this job would suit:
This job will suit a caring and kind candidate who can be adaptable to the different aspects of this role. You will have a good understanding of working in a small team within a family environment and respect the family’s privacy.
What’s great about this job:
This is a permanent role, with excellent hourly rate. Tailored training will be provided by the family. Louis is a smiley and charming man to be around, and you will enjoy working with him.
Who is working with this client?
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.