Support worker vacancies

Female Support Worker

Reference: KU/RS/SW/APRIL2019
Location: Stanley, County Durham
Hours: 28.5 + 1 sleep in shift
Salary: £10.00 per hour (weekday) £11.00 per hour (weekend) double time on bank holidays
Closing date: 12/05/2019
Interview date: TBC

Brief description

We are seeking an experienced individual to support a female adult with a brain injury and autism. 
You will support her with her rehabilitation programme and to increase her independence, both at home and in the community. Training and supervision will be given. 
This post will include evenings, weekend shifts and sleep-in or waking night duties.

Post open to women only - GOQ applies.
Please apply by 5th May 2019

About us

JS Parker Ltd (JSP) provides an essential service to both adults and children who have suffered brain and spinal injury. Qualified staff assess clients’ needs and offer individually designed case management and rehabilitation programmes. The company was established in 1994 and is now a successful rehabilitation and case management consultancy, working in close co-operation with the legal profession. We now have five offices employing around 80 staff. We manage over 400 support workers and provide services to just under 400 clients nationally.

JSP is not an agency. Recruitment of staff for small, personalised care teams is part of our case management service and is undertaken on behalf of individuals using this service.


Requirements

Essential:

  • you are reliable and professional - you value honesty and discretion
  • you are friendly and approachable
  • you are flexible and you work well under pressure
  • you work well in a team
  • you are experienced in working in family homes before

Preferred:

  • you have experience of supporting someone with a brain injury/autism
  • you have a full, clean UK driving licence

If you are interested in working with us, we'd love to hear from you.

To apply please download and complete the application form below, and return it to us by email to rec@jspne.co.uk

For an informal discussion about this role please contact us on 01661 845960 quoting ref: KU/RS/SW/APR19

CVs are not accepted

This post is subjected to a Disclosure & Barring Service check.

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