Peadiatric Support Worker in Oldham at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

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Job Description

Job Family: Support & Enablement Worker

Location: Rochdale, Manchester

Pay Rate (£): 9.23

Vacancy Reference: 025003


We are currently recruiting for a Paediatric Support Worker to support a lovely boy with a condition known as global development delay. Due to his global developmental delay he requires all nutritional intake and medication via his gastrostomy. He also has a complex form of epilepsy.

This role is part time for someone who can predominantly work days, but also be available for nights and weekends on occassions, with the following shift patterns available:

  • 19:00-07:00
  • 15:00-1900
  • 13:00-19:00

The person we support has the following clinical interventions:

  • Gastrostomy
  • Epilepsy with rescue medication
  • Moving & Handling
  • Medications
  • Oral Suctioning

Previous experience is advantageous but not essential as you will receive training tailored to this person’s specific needs.


What the role offers:

  • Earn between £9.23 and £14.00 per hour
  • A regular working pattern
  • Being a part of a dedicated team for this young man
  • Paid nurse-led clinical training
  • 24/7 on call nurse support
  • Opportunity to work with other children as you grow into the role of Paediatric Support Worker

Voyage Specialist Healthcare - part of Voyage Care, provides complex home care services for adults and children. These high quality services allow our clients to remain independent in the comfort of their own home, without compromising on the quality of their care.

Benefits working with Voyage Specialist Healthcare include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Holiday pay
  • Career Progression including the completion of NVQ qualifications
  • Fully funded DBS/PVG
  • Support Worker recognition scheme
  • Enhanced rates for bank holidays
  • Refer a friend scheme

This is a rewarding role where you can gain clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional support to our service users making a positive impact on their day to day life.

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the barred adult list.


Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Flexible on Driver Requirement

Gender: Female Only