Title: Part Time SEN Nanny
Location: Tooting Broadway
Nearest Tube: Tooting Broadway
Wage: Up to £17.00 gross per hour
Driver Essential? Required (or a willingness to take a buggy on public transport)
Car Owner Required? Yes
Essential: Early years' experience, good understanding of learning disability, excellent communication skills
Preferable: Makaton, childcare qualification
Start Date: 24th August
Days & Hours: Minimum of Mon - Thu 3.15pm to 6.45pm during school term, Mon-Thurs 8.00am to 6.45pm during school holidays
Family/Client Pets: no
Recruiter: Kamila Nevrklova
About this child:
Lily (nearly 4) is an adorable and sweet little girl who loves music and dancing, going to the park, playing imaginative games - playing picnics is her absolute favorite now. She is a ball of energy and likes to run around and play football. Lily has Down syndrome, and as a result her speech is delayed, as well as having low muscle tone and dysphagia. She is increasingly becoming verbal and uses Makaton signs very efficiently but can sometimes get frustrated if unable to express herself.
Overview of role:
Your role will be to support Lily with the after-nursery routine, she is starting 3 full nursery-day sessions from September and attends speech and language therapy on the 4th day. You will pick her up from nursery, take her to the park, play dates or other activities, prepare her meals and undertake general nanny duties. You will incorporate Lily's SLT and OT therapy exercises into her daily routine and most importantly have lots of fun! The hours/days required are : Term time: 3-4 afternoons 3.15pm to 6.45pm and School holidays: 4 full days 8.00 am to 6.45pm. The annual salary will be paid in equal monthly instalments with any overtime paid on a monthly basis.
Who this job would suit:
This exciting position will suit a lively, hands on, energetic candidate who can be calm, patient and adaptable to the different aspects of this role. You need to have a good understanding of learning disabilities and genuine interest in working with children. This is a fantastic opportunity to support this gorgeous little girl and her family.
What's great about this job:
This is a permanent role with competitive salary. Excellent training opportunity available including Makaton and Down Syndrome Association or equivalent Early Years courses.
Who is recruiting for this role?
Snap Care will be carrying out all recruitment including shortlisting and recruiter interviews and arranging employer interviews