Waking Night Carer | Camberwell, SE5 - London
£13.00 - £15.00 Gross per Hour! Caring, sensitive and reliable Waking Night Carer for Seb in South East London!
Location: Camberwell, SE5
Nearest Train Station: Peckham Rye / Denmark Hill
Wage / Salary: £13.00 gross per hour weekday | £15.00 gross per hour weekend
Driver required? No
Use of a car? No
Essential Experience: Support Worker, excellent communication skills and manual handling
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Wednesday and Thursday 10.00pm – 8.45am
We are delighted to be working in association with a case management company on this position. They will be carrying out all recruitment once candidate CVs have been forwarded for their consideration. Please see our website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
Seb is 8 years old. He lives with his mum and dad, younger brother, 5, and sister, 2. Seb has cerebral palsy. Seb is bright and opinionated, and although he is non-verbal he has a really strong desire to make his feeling known and communicate with those around him. Seb Is looking for a kind and sensitive waking night carer to join his established care team and provide 1:1 support during the night.
Seb requires assistance with repositioning, preparing puréed feeds for his gastrostomy and undertaking all of his personal care. He can experience discomfort in the night, finding it difficult to get back to sleep, meaning his day can start from 3.00am or 5.00am! Seb is observed via a monitor in the next room. This position also includes supporting Seb with his morning routine, getting ready for a busy day at school. Other duties will include tending to Seb’s laundry, preparing medications, stock checks and washing syringes.
A great opportunity to work with a fantastic young lad and be part of a supportive team! If you wish to be considered for this role, please apply today!