Reading, South East
Would you like to join my team? I am a little girl who lives with my mum and dad and I am looking for a small team of exceptional staff to support me so that my parents can take some time out. I have complex high health and care needs along with developmental delay which impacts how I see and communicate with the world around me.
Prior experience in Pediatrics Tracheostomy care and related medical procedures is essential, proficiency in using oxygen, ambu bag and operating life support equipment, competency in gastrostomy feeding and urine catheterization, knowledge of medication administration via gastrostomy, ability to respond effectively during seizures, strong observational skills to pick up on non-verbal cues and body language, safe moving and handling techniques, adaptability and willingness to provide support in all aspects of daily living.
My mum and Dad know me really well and they along with SOLO will support my staff to get to know me and learn my personality. I really want to work with people who we all get along with and who is adaptable to our needs as a family.
Could you be the person to support?
The ideal candidate will be highly experience in complex pediatric care, will be committed, reliable, flexible, have a positive and caring nature with a cheerful personality and excellent communication skills.
Part Time Position: Hours to be negotiated
Salary: £18.00 per hour: Paid training. Employees are also able to join the Company Pension scheme after 3 months’ service, subject to the rules of the scheme, as well as our Cash Back Health Plan after completion of a successful probation period.
Hours: I require evening and weekend cover as well as school hours.
Flexibility: Additional hours to cover holidays and sickness as required
Training: An excellent training package is available to ensure you are trained to the highest standards. In addition, we offer continuous professional development. Working as part of the Solo Support Services organisation will also mean that you are part of a supportive company who promote person centred practice.
5.6 weeks holiday is awarded per year as standard (pro rata for part time positions). Employees are also able to join the Company Pension scheme after 3 months’ service, subject to the rules of the scheme, as well as our Cash Back Health Plan after completion of a successful probation period.
If you are interested in applying please send a covering letter and your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or please ring the office on: 0345 241 5565 to request an application form.
(The position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974)