Male Support Worker Wolverhampton

Brain Injury Case Manager Didsbury

Paediatric Support Workers, Prestwich

Paediatric Support Workers, Bolton

MALE SUPPORT WORKER (Genuine exclusion under The Equality Act 2010)

Location: Tettenhall, Wolverhampton WV6

Reporting to: Employer

Rate of Pay: £9.00/hr Monday – Sunday

Part & Full Time Permanent posts (12-48 hours)

This is a fantastic opportunity to enhance the life of a young gentleman living with a spinal cord injury in Tettenhall, Wolverhampton.

The client is currently taking part in an intense physiotherapy programme and is aiming to achieve as much independence as possible.

The physiotherapist attends 3 days a week and provides sessions within the client’s home.

Skills learned during the sessions will continue to be applied throughout the week in the absence of the therapist.
Full training and professional guidance will be provided by a specialist Neurological Physiotherapist

Main Duties

  • the client with transfers 
  • Assisting the client with some aspects of personal care, predominately dressing & toileting 
  • Supporting the client to attend physiotherapy and hydrotherapy in the community 
  • Assisting the physiotherapist 4-12 hours a week (depending on shift patterns) within the client’s home
  • Ensuring rehabilitation routines provided by the physiotherapist are followed
  • Carrying out some domestic & cleaning duties
  • Providing transport and support to and from appointments, social events, family outings, shopping 

Preferable criteria:

  • Experience in the social care and rehabilitation settings
  • Case management experience
  • Experience in neurological injury
  • Experience of working within the medico-legal or private health sectors

Hours of work:Various hours available, between 12 and 48 hours per week

Skills and experience:

  • Driving licence
  • A suitable vehicle with room to fit a foldable, lightweight wheelchair
  • Vehicle insurance with business cover
  • Ability to work on a rota basis to include days and weekends
  • Abilities to work well within a team and have a positive and caring attitude
  • Comfortable working within family home
  • Physical ability to undertake all aspects of personal care & manual handling

This role would suit:Support Worker, Care Assistant

Someone who is friendly, patient and supportive. You should have a genuine interest in the provision of high-quality care and should possess the motivation to develop trust and understanding within the role. You should be hardworking, reliable, honest, have a sense of humour and be committed to providing the best care. In return, you will have the opportunity to practice your skills and keep up to date with professional development as any necessary training can be provided

Experience is preferred but not essential.

Job offers are subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Screening (cost covered by the Employer) & references

Call 0161-445-5500 or email recruitment@linkcm.co.uk for an application pack & quote LCM-CM2519

 

BRAIN INJURY CASE MANAGER – DIDSBURY, SOUTH MANCHESTER

Permanent, full-time post (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm)

Registered health or social care professional required to join our expanding case management team. Working with paediatric and adult clients who have sustained neurological injuries, you would be responsible for a client caseload, primarily within the Greater Manchester and/or Lancashire areas.

Immediate and ongoing needs assessments, goal setting and reviews, coordination of services and a creative approach are essential elements of the role and require a dynamic, proactive & motivated individual.

If you like thinking on your feet, working with the unusual and unpredictable, making a difference and meeting challenges head on, brain injury case management is the field to be in. If you like working in a strong, supportive and friendly team, Link Case Management Ltd is the place to be. Effective communication, risk awareness, humour and a positive attitude are essential requirements for the role.

Job offers are subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Screening, appropriate references, and the position includes a 6-month probation period. Competitive salary available on request and dependent upon experience.

Essential criteria:

  • Professional qualification & registration
  • 2-years post-registration experience
  • Ability to dynamically risk assess & problem-solve
  • Punctuality & excellent time management
  • Full clean driving licence with access to a reliable vehicle insured for business use
  • Flexibility & creative thinking
  • Excellent communication skills and standards, both verbal & written
  • Ability to maintain a professional image
  • Patience & a non-judgmental approach
  • Excellent sense of humour

Preferable criteria:

  • Experience in the social care and rehabilitation settings
  • Case management experience
  • Experience in neurological injury
  • Experience of working within the medico-legal or private health sectors

Call 0161-445-5500 / 07714457705 or email recruitment@linkcm.co.uk for an application pack & quote LCM-CM2019

 

PAEDIATRIC SUPPORT WORKER – PRESTWICH – Direct client employment

Paediatric Support Worker post – full-time – Monday – Friday – 8am – 4pm (hours may vary in non-term-time).

A 7-year-old bundle of fun requires a dynamic, enthusiastic worker to support him in school & at home. As a result of cerebral palsy & a medical condition, he presents with complex needs, including communication, mobility & cognitive impairments. There is a wonderfully supportive family around him & support is now needed at the special school he attends. Responsibilities will include personal care, 1-2-1 input with his education & community activities. If our client is unable to attend school, the worker will be required to support him at his home address. Additional hours may be available, and a job share would be considered.

Rates of Pay:

  • Weekday Rate (7am – 10pm) £11/hr
  • Weekday Night Rate (10pm – 7am) £12.50/hr
  • Weekend Day Rate (7am – 10pm) £12/hr
  • Weekend Night Rate (10pm – 7am) £12.50/hr

Essential criteria:

  • Ability to work shifts required
  • Full driving licence
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Physical ability to undertake all aspects of personal care & manual handling
  • Flexibility
  • Honesty
  • Ability to advocate for the client
  • Non-smoker
  • Confident in water (swimming and hydrotherapy)

Preferable criteria:

  • NVQ/QCF (H&SC) or Care Certificate
  • Previous experience of working in a client’s home, client’s school & social care delivery
  • Experience of working with a hearing impaired individual

Job offers subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Screening & references

Call 0161-445-5500 or email recruitment@linkcm.co.uk for an application pack (Ref: LCM18-19)

 

PAEDIATRIC SUPPORT WORKER – BOLTON

Two part-time, permanent posts, weekends & after school – Direct client employment

Team required to support an intelligent, fun & energetic 11-year old boy with cerebral palsy. Physically independent, our client requires support after school and at weekends to explore community activities and expand his social network. His wonderful sense of humour means this will be a rewarding and enjoyable role. His complex social and family situation will require staff who like a challenge, understand their safeguarding obligations and are confident in advocating for the client.

Rates of Pay:

  • £11.50 per hour Monday – Friday
  • £12.50 per hour Saturday & Sunday
  • Double pay for Bank Holidays worked

Essential criteria:

  • Ability to work shifts required
  • Full driving licence
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Physical ability to undertake all aspects of personal care & manual handling
  • Flexibility & reliability
  • Ability to think on your feet & dynamically risk assess activities
  • Computer literacy
  • Confident in water (e.g. swimming pool & hydrotherapy)

Preferable criteria:

  • NVQ/QCF (H&SC or child/education related)
  • Experience of working in client’s home & child health & social care delivery
  • Experience using communication aids
  • Experience of safeguarding procedures
  • Understanding of cerebral palsy

Job offers subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Screening & references

Call 0161-445-5500 or email recruitment@linkcm.co.uk for an application pack (Ref: LCM22-19)