Job Reference: AC2274 Expires: 19th October 2018
To provide help to the parents of 3 children (aged 18, 17 and 10) who all have very complex individual needs. This may be on an individual basis or for the whole group, depending on circumstances.
To provide all child care needs for the 2 boys and girl and support as required. A sitting service may be required when the parents are out. Some support with social inclusion may be required as well.
Will be expected to work with animals, usually horses.
Previous experience of supporting children 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
Experience of working with children is preferred and flexibility would be an advantage to cover holiday and sickness and extra support may be required as necessary.
Occasionally would be expected to support with taking the little girl to Riding for the disabled (RDA)
You will need to be able to drive, have a full clean driving licence and you will need to drive our car for any social inclusion.
A DBS check will be required for this position.
Usually from Monday to Friday for 2 mornings (9am to 1pm roughly) and 3 afternoons (1pm to 5pm roughly). Extra hours may be available as well as this and this may include some weekend support.