Brain Injury Support Worker, Sutton
Pay rates from £11.85 - £13.85 per hour
12 hour shifts available 8am - 8pm Monday to Sunday plus sleep in nights
Our team of specialists within our Brain Injury Service are currently looking for passionate experienced Brain Injury Support Workers to provide support to our male client in Sutton, Surrey, who has acquired a brain injury.
Our client needs an experienced brain injury support worker to help him continue his rehabilitation programme; to plan and organise his daily activities; help with meals and some prompting with personal care. Our client has an electric wheelchair so will need additional support with mobility but he is very self-sufficient. Drivers would be preferred (but not essential) as the client has a car for shopping and accessing the community.
Successful candidates will need previous support experience working with clients who have acquired a brain injury and you will also receive specialist support worker training with us at SweetTree and have the opportunity to work alongside multi-disciplinary teams such as clinical psychologists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, and other rehabilitation clinicians.
Why SweetTree? Some of the benefits of working as a Support Worker include:
✅ Great pay - from £11.85 - £14 per hour
✅ 3-hour minimum visits with clients
✅ 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 hour 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
Interested? - please press apply and our Recruitment Team will be in touch.