Pay Rate (ph)
£11.00 - £14.50
Hereford - Herefordshire
Full Time, Part Time, Days, Nights,
Children’s Support worker - Complex Care
Salary: £11.00 - £14.50 *A shadowing rate will apply
Hours / Shift Pattern*: Monday – Sunday 07:00 – 19:00 Day shifts
Monday – Sunday 19:00 – 07:00 Waking Night shifts
*flexibility is required
Are you looking to expand your skills as a support worker and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care?
Our client is a 7-year-old boy who lives at home with his family, he enjoys watching T.V, going to the Zoo, swimming and playing games with his siblings.
He attends school and his favorite subject is PE, you will support him here throughout the day with his clinical needs.
He is a typical 7 year old boy who likes being cheeky and having fun. He needs the people around him, including his care team, to treat him as an equal and not as a baby as this causes him to feel frustrated, as does completing the weekly family shop!
The ideal candidate will be required to support him socially and interact with him using his communication equipment to make sure that he receives the highest standard of care.
You will be sociable and passionate about the care you deliver and keen to up-skill and develop within this role.
Ideally you will have previous care experience as a support worker working with children with complex health needs, but this is not essential.
He has an acquired brain injury, a tracheostomy and is ventilated via the tracheostomy. He requires oral suctioning, administering nutrition via a PEG feed, cough assist, bowel and bladder management and nebuliser care. We will provide you with all the training you need to assist our client clinically.
If you are interested in this position, have the relevant experience and want to support a happy little boy meet and exceed his goals, then please do not hesitate to apply.
We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our employees are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:
To apply for this position please feel free to call us on 01902 847111 or click apply now and a member of our recruitment team will be happy to contact you.
Apollo Home Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer (Agy). Please do not apply unless you can evidence previous experience.
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