Finders Keepers Recruitment

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Job descriptions for our current roles are shown below.  If you feel that you would be a good fit for any of these roles then we would love to hear from you.  We would also be more than happy for you to contact us to discuss any aspect of the roles further.

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KIRKHAM, LANCASTER

Ref:               Aug20/FKR/08/Day/OLP

Job Title:       Support Worker/Teaching Assistant

Location:       Kirkham, Lanceaster

Shifts:            40 Hours per week including some evenings and weekends.

 

Pay:                    £24,000 per annum

 

The Role:

We have an exciting and unusual opportunity to support a lovely, cheerful 7 year old who has Cerebral Palsy with associated complex care needs.  This is an extremely rewarding role where you will be involved in developing our client’s full potential.

In this role, you will be providing support both at school and at home. 

Our client attends a local Special School and you will support him in all aspects of his learning and participation in school life.  A key part of your role is the development and facilitation of his communication skills as well as maintaining physical health and optimising his abilities as he has great potential for cognitive and physical development. 

At home, you will work closely with other members of the team and family in providing the highest standards of care and support and will be supported and trained by a very experienced team of professionals. 

About You:

You will be a motivated, enthusiastic and flexible person.  We are looking for someone who is positive, imaginative and can provide support with a fun approach. 

Experience of working with children with physical and/or learning disabilities is desirable but more important is your aptitude and desire to work with a child with complex needs. A person who can follow guidance as well as use their own initiative, you will be able to build a rapport with our client, his family and the team. 

 

Support Workers will be punctual and respectful of working in a family home and environment.

An enhanced DBS certificate is a requirement, criminal convictions may not necessarily prevent employment.

The Post operates a non-smoking environment at all times

BINGLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE, BD16

 

Ref:               Jul20/FKR/07/Night/ HM MW

Job Title:       Night Support Worker

Location:       Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16

Shifts:            4 Nights a week (Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday) from 8:50 pm

                      to 7:10 am

 

                             Hours per week: full time (41 hours & 20 minutes per week)

Pay:                       £10.40 per hour

 

The Role:

You will join our small care team caring for two delightful young people in their twenties with Cerebral Palsy and complex physical disabilities in their family home in permanent roles.  Both need complete assistance with all activities of daily living. 

Both young people need overnight monitoring for safety in regard to epilepsy, postural management, gastrostomy feed management (for one) and management of a non-invasive ventilator (for one).

You will be very well supported by a dedicated team and will receive full training in all aspects of care required. 

About You:

You will be a friendly and positive person who wants to deliver a high standard of care and support. We are looking for someone with common sense who can use their initiative. 

Experience of working with young people with additional needs is desirable but more important is your aptitude and desire to make a difference.  You will be a flexible person who can follow guidance as well as use your own initiative and able to build a rapport with our clients, their family and the team.

An enhanced DBS certificate is a requirement, criminal convictions may not necessarily prevent employment.

The Post operates a non-smoking environment at all times

BINGLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE, BD16

 

Ref:               Jul20/FKR/06/Day/ HM MW

Job Title:       2 x Day Support Worker

Location:       Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD16

Shifts:           Various days either 7:00 am to 4:00 pm / 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm / long shift 7:00 am

                             to 9:00 pm.  Need to be available to work every other weekend.  Rota is set two

                             months in advance.  Extra hours may be available to cover for other members of

                             the team.

                             Hours per week: full time (37.5 hours per week) – two positions available

Pay:                            £10.40 per hour

The Role:

You will join our small care team, mainly working with another Support Worker, caring for two delightful young people in their twenties with Cerebral Palsy and complex physical disabilities in their family home in permanent roles.  Both need complete assistance with all activities of daily living and are non-verbal and use other method of communication. 

Both are bright and cheerful and enjoy socialising and the company of others. You will be very well supported by a dedicated team and will receive full training in all aspects of care required. 

About You:

You will be a friendly and positive person who wants to deliver a high standard of care and support working within a friendly, lively family home.  We are looking for someone with common sense who can use their initiative and who wants to make a real difference to support these two young people and allow them the time and space to express their own thoughts, wishes and personality.  You will have a good sense of humour and be keen to ensure their days are filled with fun and happiness.

Experience of working with young people with additional needs is desirable but more important is your aptitude and desire to make a difference.  You will be a flexible person who can follow guidance as well as use your own initiative and able to build a rapport with our clients, their family and the team.

A full, clean UK driver’s licence is essential as you will drive the client’s adapted vehicles.

An enhanced DBS certificate is a requirement, criminal convictions may not necessarily prevent employment.

The Post operates a non-smoking environment at all times

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Finders Keepers Recruitment

Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX

recruitment@finderskeepersrecruitment.co.uk

07757 497166 / 07930 386790 

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