Support Worker job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
13952

Pay Rate (ph)
£11.00 - £16.50

Location
Colchester - Essex

Work Patterns
Part Time, Nights, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays,

Driver Required
Yes

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Job description

Are you experienced in providing Complex Care to children and young people?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Support Worker to support a young girl with complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Support Workers who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a happy, polite & bubbly young girl who lives with her family in Colchester.

She enjoys age appropriate activities such as drawing and watching children s programs on TV; her favourite is Paw Patrol and Hey Dougie!

During the night, you will be supporting at her home address where you will encourage a restful sleep, ensure her comfort, and carry out regular repositioning.

Our ideal applicant will have experience of working within a similar role with children or young adults.

It would be advantageous if you hold a UK Driving Licence and have access to a vehicle.

Essential Experience Required

  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Tracheostomy Care

Desirable Experience

  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Ventilation Management
  • Oral Suctioning

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Nights - 7pm - 6am
  • Occasional days - 7.30am - 2.30pm

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional support to our service user and really making an impact on her day to day life.

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development

We need key workers on the front line supporting our service users in the fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on recruitment@apollohomehealthcare.com to find out more.

Why work for Apollo?

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this.

Just some of the benefits:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Full clinical training
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Onging training & development

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