West Midlands
£14.00 Gross per Hour

WV5 | Weekend Support Worker / Carer

Ref: 2118| Posted: 2nd Dec 2021

Weekend Support Worker / Carer
Location: Wombourne, Wolverhampton, WV5
Wage: 14.00 Gross per Hour (Weekend rate), £308.00 per weekend gross.
Essential: Experience supporting a young adult with a physical disability, non-smoker/vaper, confident driver
Desirable: NVQ level 2
Days & Hours: One Weekend Per Month: Saturday and Sunday: 9.30am to 8.30pm 

Family/Client Pets: Yes, 1 cat and 1 dog.
Recruiter: Jade@snapcare.co.uk 

About this client/child:
Macy is 22 years old; she lives at home with her family in Wombourne and has a full support team in place to enable her to live independently. Macy is a whirlwind, she loves life and makes the most of it! Macy has Dyskinetic Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy, as a result, she is a wheelchair user and requires support to meet all her needs.  A true girly girl who loves to be pampered, spend time shopping, listening to music, and watching her favourite TV shows such as Friends and Sister Sister!

Overview of role:
The Female* Support Worker will provide hands-on 1:1 practical care and support to Macy, following her care plan, assisting with personal care, administering medication, feeding (pureed diet), therapy, moving and handling/hoisting. As Macy's support worker/PA, you will help her participate in activities, access the community and attend events. 
This is a great position for an LSA/TA or Student or experienced Support Worker looking for additional weekend hours.  The rota is provided up to 4 months in advance and there are bank shifts available if you are interested in picking up additional hours (days and occasional nights) some weeks. (Weekday rate paid at £12.00 gross an hour).  £14.00 gross per hour, £308.00 gross for the weekend.

Who this job would suit:
An energetic, positive, friendly, and outgoing Support Worker with a great attitude, keen to learn, and happy to muck in as and when needed. An experienced Support Worker with excellent communication skills and a true passion for their role. For this role, you must be confident driving an adapted, automatic vehicle.

What’s great about this job:
This is a fantastic role for a Support Worker wishing to pick up additional weekend and bank hours, working as part of a great team supporting a fabulous young lady.

Who is recruiting for this role?
We are working in association with a 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.