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- Contract type
- 662 days ago
Area: St John's Wood
Start Date: ASAP
Temp to: N/A
Hours: Minimum 36.75 hours per week
Days: Split shifts A variety of days and weekends
Wage Gross £45,864 (£24 weekdays & £26 weekend gross per hour)
Wage Net: See gross
Accommodation Provided: N/A
Driver Required? Preferable
Use of Car? On Duty (Adapted Vehicle)
Nearest Tube or Station: St John's Wood
Experience Required: ABI, Registered Nurse
Additional Needs: Acquired brain injury
Child/ Children: Male aged 32
We are seeking 2 bubbly, fun, organised, and caring nurses to work with a delightful 32 year old man. He has an acquired brain injury and has been living in hospital for the past 4 years. It is now time for him to move home into a fully adapted apartment with a team of vibrant people around him. The accident has left 'D' being dependant for all of his personal care; he is non verbal and has no muscular control. However is making great progress with eye tracking, and through his continual hard work we hope to start introducing a My Tobii Eye Gaze computer in time. 'D's understanding appears to be very good; he is able to laugh and is very aware of whether someone has said or done something amusing. 'D' is a very intelligent and intellectual man whose interests include art, music, current affairs and he also has a wicked sense of humour - 'D' choice in comedy will soon rub off on anyone! Working with 'D' and his family would be an amazing opportunity to help continue his development as well as being able to 'hang out' with this endearing man. The hours will be based on 36.75 minimum per week, this equates to three 12 hour shifts with a 15 minute handover period. The shift pattern will have a mixture of day, night and weekend shifts. We need registered nurses who have recent experience of working with adults with acquired brain injuries. If you are motivated & would like to use your skills to enhance all aspects of 'D' daily living we would love to hear from you. For further information, see our website www.snapchildcare.co.uk
Only applicants with relevant experience will be considered, please quote V3213 when applying. Please make sure you send us your email as we wont automatically get it from Gumtree.
SNAP Childcare is the leading specialist recruitment agency for nannies and care workers who wish to work with babies, children and young adults and adults with additional needs - and their siblings!