Title: Female Support Worker
Location: TN3, Tunbridge Wells
Nearest Station: Tunbridge Wells
Wage: Up to £246.00 gross per shift
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? Yes, on duty
Essential: NVQ Level 2 or above, brain injury experience
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 24 hour shifts
Pets: 1 Cat, 2 chickens, tropical fish and pond fish, Koi
About this client:
Anna is a vivacious young at heart lady who enjoys arts and crafts, going to the cinema, church, visits to the seaside, gardening, she is an animal lover and loves her hydro pool. Anna sustained a brain injury following a road traffic accident resulting in mobility and balance difficulties and cognitive impairment. Anna has also a diagnosis of early inset of Alzheimer’s and requires 24/7 support. She. Anna is supported by her Multidisciplinary team which consists of a personal trainer, music therapist, team of support workers and local Brain Matters support group.
Overview of role:
We are looking for a friendly caring Female* Support Worker to join Anna’s dedicated team and enable her to live as independently as possible. As Anna’s Support Worker, you will provide practical, emotional, and holistic support, assisting with all aspects of Anna’s care plan and rehabilitation programme. You will be an advocate for Anna, enabling her to live a fulfilling life and continue to participate in her hobbies. Shifts are 24 hours which include sleeping nights. In Averaging 42 hours a week over 4 weeks). £228.00 gross per shift weekdays, and £246.00 gross per shift weekends
Week 1 – Saturday + Sunday. 8.00am to 8.00am
Week 2 – Friday + Saturday.
Week 3 – Monday + Wednesday.
Week 4 – Wednesday.
Who this job would suit:
This job will suit a patient, friendly and caring candidate who is adaptable to the different aspects of this role. You will be passionate about person-centered care, fun loving, positive and supportive and have excellent knowledge and experience of brain injury and understand the importance of facilitating and promoting a client’s independence.
What’s great about this job:
This is a permanent, full-time position with a competitive pay rate and excellent training opportunities. This is a great position for candidates who enjoy working with a multidisciplinary team and would like to gain more experience with clients with an Acquired Brain Injury.
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.