SALARY: £18,400.00 PER ANNUM (pro rata) + £69.37 per sleep in
We are recruiting for a full/part time Support Worker for a lady with a learning disability and cerebral palsy who lives in her own home in Watford. The person you will be supporting enjoys going bowling, attending the gym where she uses the toning tables and swimming pool, as well as days out such as visits to the zoo. She also enjoys home activities; baking, watching films and is a keen knitter. Personal care will be required around toileting and bathing.
A key part of the support workers role is to understand the person you are supporting, which will include providing practical and emotional support.
If you can demonstrate the following then please get in touch:-
- A commitment to empowering people and working closely with her family
- Ability to remain calm in difficult situations
- Car driver essential
- Confidence and the ability to take responsibility
- Able to work shifts, including mornings, evenings, weekends and sleep-ins
Experience would be an advantage but full training and induction will be given.