Job Reference: AC1897 Expires: 23rd November 2017
To provide support and personal care for a 6 year old boy, who has a high level of needs, learning difficulties, is severely autistic and non-verbal.
He has no danger awareness and is very mischievous and loving but is full on with sensory needs.
The social support is to stop him becoming more isolated.
This is to help his mum provide social support and constant care as he can’t be left alone, has no danger awareness and has a high level of needs. Also to provide support with all basic care needs.
Providing sensory stimulation and keeping him safe will be important.
The post will include 5.6 weeks paid annual leave (pro rata)
Previous experience of supporting someone with a high level of needs would be an advantage; you should also have a genuine interest in supporting people.
You should be able to provide high quality care and support and should possess the motivation to develop trust and understanding within the role.
You should be hardworking, reliable, honest, patient and be committed to the role
Flexibility would be an advantage as the hours may be variable – this will be discussed at the interview.
A DBS check will be required for this position.
The hours will be on either Saturday or Sunday – days and times to be discussed at interview.