Experienced Care Support Worker for Children – Fawkham,Kent
We are currently looking for care workers to help support a young child in the Fawkham area to work on a 2:1 basis alongside other care workers. We would like carers with a flexible approach that are willing to cover a selection of shifts on a rota basis throughout the weekdays and also weekends. We offer positions on a part time, full time or ADHOC basis around applicants personal circumstances and availability. Whether you are looking for a new challenge or a 2nd income to work around your other employment, we could have the opportunities for you.
Duties could include:
- Management of seizures
- Manual Handling
- Accessing social opportunities
- Escorting to and from school
- Personal Care
- Oxygen Therapy
- Medication administration and management
The ideal candidate will have experience working with children with complex needs, be flexible and have a ‘can-do’ attitude. Drivers are preferable due to the location of the client and also the potential need to drive the disability vehicle. Shifts are booked on an ADHOC basis and are usually as follows:
School Days – 7am-10am and 3pm-9pm
Non-school Days – 7am-4pm and 4pm-9pm
Care worker / Support worker / Home care assistant Maidstone. £8.00 per hour weekdays / £9.50 per hour evenings/nights and Saturdays / £10.50 per hour Sundays + generous mileage allowance + 28 days paid holiday + Uniform + Stakeholder pension scheme + Free training to NVQ/QCF level + Exciting ongoing training opportunities.Are you warm, cheerful, patient and kind? Do you love to take care of people? Are you calm, organised and level headed? Are you reliable, on time and true to your word? Do you take real pride in your work and are you keen to give your absolute best at all times?If the answer is yes, then you sound a lot like us and we’d love to meet you.If you have the right personal qualities, we’ll provide the training and support to help you become a great carer. A really rewarding new career could be just around the corner for you. You’ll be subject to an enhanced DBS check (£44.00 payable by applicant). In return we offer Great rates of pay and great job satisfaction.
Please send your cv to helenbusbridge@unitycaresolutions or call 0333 101 0056if you would like further information about this, or any of our other vacancies.