Support Worker - Kings Lynn

Job details
Posting date: 19 October 2020
Salary: £10.50 to £11.50 per hour
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 18 November 2020
Location: NFK, PE31
Company: Homecare Direct
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 38159

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HomeCareDirect are looking to recruit a dedicated person to support a young gentleman with complex care needs.

**About the client:**

I am a young man living in the Kings Lynn area. I have Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and I am looking for support workers to join my existing staff team, to support me in my family home. I enjoy playing games on my play station and watching films. I would like someone with similar interests that can support me.

**About the role:**

Supporting him with his daily routine including all aspects of personal care, Tracheostomy/Gastrostomy care. Administering medication and accompanying him on outings and to attend appointments. Applicants must be willing to undertake moving and handling. Any successful candidate should be able to work in a small team, and in an informal friendly setting.

We are looking for applicants who are friendly, with excellent communication skills and a willingness to undertake training to accredited standards. Previous experience of Tracheostomy / Gastrostomy, and working / volunteering in the care industry is preferred but not essential as full training will be given.

**Hours of work:**

Based on a 2 week rota.

Week1 :

Tues 9-3/ Wed 9am-9pm / sat 9am-9pm/ sun 9am-9pm

Week 2:

Thurs 9am-3pm/ Sat 3pm-9pm/sun 9am-9pm

**Rate of Pay:**

* £10.50 per hour Monday to Friday
* £11.50 per hour Monday to Friday Wake Night
* £11.50 per hour Saturday and Sunday
* £12.50 per hour Saturday and Sunday Wake Night

Training & supervisions are to be paid at the national minimum wage.

For more information on this rewarding role then please contact Donna on 01246 520038 or please click to apply online.

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