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Support Worker

Enquiry Reference: 1240848

Experience and Skills: Essential please: A LOVE of looking after a teenager with autism; a warm, friendly and caring manner. Somebody who is reliable, punctual, flexible, who loves going out and about and can use their own initiative. Desirable: car owner, but PLEASE, if you feel you have all the above qualities you can still apply

How to Apply: Please send your CV to louise.pickett@sefton.gov.uk *** You can register with Sefton@Work for support, advice and job notification preferences. We operate a fair and open recruitment process so this with not affect your progression for this role. If you would like to register then please ring 0151 934 2610 and mention this vacancy ***

Pay Type: Hourly

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Type: Job

Job Purpose: To look after our 15 year old, son, who is affected with autism and has limited communication skills. He loves to be taken out and about to the park/walks/swimming/ trips to café!

Main Responsibilities: After school, to meet at home and give him a snack/supervise him for approximately an hour until his mum or dad get home from work. At weekends, duties may include taking him to his horse riding lesson/swimming/walk, followed by a visit to café :-)

Working Pattern: Approximately 6 hours per week; some flexibility essential. During term time: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 3.45 pm until 5pm approx. Also 2-3 hours during the daytime on a Saturday or Sunday.

Hours of Work: Part Time

Maximum Salary: £8.50

Comments: Based in Thornton

Minimum Qualification Comments: DBS will be required

Closing Date: 17 Nov 2019

Interview Date: 18 Nov 2019

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