Waking Night Carers

Recruiter
360 Case Management
Location
Speldhurst, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1156464548
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An opportunity has arisen for Waking Night Carers to join a small care team to look after a five-year-old boy with Cerebral Palsy, Dystonia, and complex physical and learning disabilities, working in a non-smoking family ; As a Waking Night Carer you will ensure that he is monitored closely overnight in regards to his health and well-being. Working with children, all Waking Night Carers need to balance being a calm and gentle character, with being an entertainer and prepared to sing along to his favourite songs; he loves all types of ; As part of the Waking Night Carer role you will be required (training provided) to support with suctioning, peg feeding and drawing and administering medication in line with the MAR ; Hourly rates Monday to Friday £ per hour Saturday & Sunday £ per hour Bank holidays £ per hour Waking Night Carer shifts available: Tuesday - (every week) Wednesday - (temporary until possibly April 2020) Thursday - (alternative weeks) Friday - (alternative weeks) Saturday - (every week) Sunday - (temporary until possibly April 2020) With additional hours being available to cover holiday and sickness throughout the year. Experience & Qualities required for the role: • Experience of working as a Waking Night Carer. • Ideally an experienced Waking Night Carer who has experience of working with children with complex physical and learning disabilities. • Excellent communication skills. • The understanding of working with a family and ensuring the interaction with siblings. • Experience of peg feeding, suctioning and administering medication is desirable although training will be provided. • Understanding of the need for close observation at all times monitoring health and well-being. If you would like to be considered for the role, please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your experience, hobbies and interests and the hours you are looking ; No agencies please.

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