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Senior Support Worker

2019-11-27 10:47:192022-08-23Nursing Direct
Job Type LocumPart TimeFull TimeShiftContractTemporary
Location Wimbledon
Area London, England Wimbledon
Job Sector HCA - CarerHCA - Support WorkerHCA - Homecare
Start Date
Advertiser Alice
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Nursing Direct Healthcare are looking to recruit a support worker on a part-time or full-time basis to assist an adolescent in Wimbledon, with moderate autism and challenging behavior.

Yearly salary: (part-time to full-time) £20,000 - 24,000 PA

What we need from you

  • At least 1 years experience supporting clients/patients with moderate / severe challenging behavior
  • MAPA or PMVA training - must have certificate in date
  • A patient and resilient nature
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and in difficult situations

About the client

  • The patient, is a tall young male who has moderate autism and challenging behavior which effects his everyday quality of life
  • He is non verbal and finds it difficult to express himself
  • He enjoys a variety of activities

The shifts

  • We can offer, 2 - 4 10hr shifts a week to suit your availability and preference
  • You can rotate with other support workers in order to have a variety of days off, or have set in stone days
  • You will be working with one other support worker as the client requires 2:1 care


  • Standard PAYE day rate is £12 - 13ph
  • Standard LTD Company day rate is £13 - 14ph
  • Weekend shifts are paid at an enhanced rate

The role

  • To support our client with all aspects of everyday life in order to maximize his independence and personal ability as much as possible
  • Engage and socialize with out client to assure he is comfortable and happy
  • Engage in a variety of activities that the client needs to keep calm and stimulated
  • Offer personal support

The next steps

Please apply via indeed with a full CV which highlights your experience and qualifications.

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