Brain Injury Support Worker, Thames Ditton
12 hour shift on Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday 7.45am - 7.45pm
Pay rates from £13.26 per hour plus £10 travel allowance
SweetTree Home Care Services has been committed to providing exceptional support and community-based services for people with acquired brain injuries and long-term neurological conditions for 20+ years. SweetTree are rated Outstanding by the CQC and have been in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies To Work For - 3 times plus we operate a highly acclaimed Care Training Academy - accessible to all team members.
We are currently looking for a team brain injury support workers who would like to develop their skills and experience by supporting our client who lives in Thames Ditton and has sustained a brain injury through a road traffic accident. Our client is a lovely guy who enjoys art and music and has a master’s degree in Fine Art from Goldsmiths and is a highly accomplished guitarist and composer.
This role would be perfect for those looking to progress their knowledge in social care, as you will work closely with a well-regarded MDT team both in the hospital as well as privately. This client will require full 2:1 support for all his care and behavioural needs. Our client has progressed significantly since his injury, and our goal is to continue this neuro-rehabilitation within the community.
For the success candidates PMVA and Breakaway training will be provided due to he’s uncontrollable movements.
Key Brain Injury Support Worker Tasks include:
- Support the client to undertake their rehabilitation programme
- Support with day-to-day activities of daily living
The brain injury support worker role can be quite a challenging environment so skills such as a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and passion to make a difference are key. You will be supported by our extensively experienced office team and multidisciplinary therapists.
✅ Flexible hours to suit you
✅ Zero-hour, part-time and full-time contracts
✅ CQC Outstanding-rated provider
✅ Award-winning training via the SweetTree Academy
✅ 24 hours on call support
✅ Award winning social care company
✅ Internal awards, a recognition scheme, and Long Service Awards
✅ £200 Friend Referral Scheme
✅ 28 days paid holiday including bank holidays
✅ DBS Certificate fully refunded once you have worked 80 hours
✅ Contributory Pension Scheme
✅ Access to LifeWorks Benefits Scheme – offering monetary savings and offers
✅ An Employee Assistance Programme (for confidential advice and support)
✅ Bespoke specialist training relevant to our clients such as PROACT-SCIPr-UK®
✅ SweetTree Fields Farm – the opportunity to support clients on our farm that is a safe, nurturing and social environment
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