KP664 Support Workers Required – Part time and Relief – Kettering, Northamptonshire

Closing Date: 9th May 2019

Job Summary

Mr P is a 53 yr old man who was involved in a road accident in June 2008, sustaining orthopaedic and brain injuries; he was on his bicycle and in collision with a lorry. Mr P spent time in hospital and rehabilitation units before making enough progress to live in his own home with a team of support workers in 2013.

Mr P is a personable man who is keen to please and likes the company of others. He is highly motivated to improve his physical function and this is what drives him on each day. Rehabilitation is a high priority for Mr P, but he also loves the outdoors and likes to be busy going to the cinema, theatre, comedy nights, out for coffee, walks, etc.

This post is within a small team who provide 24/7 to Mr P.  The team generally work 24 hour shifts which includes a sleeping night. The team is made up of a mix of full and part time positions. The team also has relief staff who have no contracted hours and provide cover as and when required.

Pay & Benefits

£10.30 an hour – weekday day time hours.

£11.33 an hour – weekend day time hours.

£65.68 for weekday night sleeper duty.  Monday to Thursday inclusive 11.00 pm-7.00 am

£67.68 for night sleeper duty. 11.00 pm-7.00 am

All pay rates are reviewed annually

Closing date for applications 9th May 2019