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Support Worker

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Organisation:Direct Payments 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 15 

Salary:£10 - £12 p/h - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Overseal, Derby, Derbyshire, DE11 


Closing date:02 September 2019 at midnight 

Young man in Moira is looking for a support worker to assist him on a Monday, Tuesday and Friday afternoon for 5 hours (from around 12/12.30 pm). It is essential that you can work additional hours to cover for existing support worker at times of holiday and sickness.
The purpose of the role is to enable the gentleman to increase his independence as part of his reablement. To assist him with preparing his evening meal and domestic chores around the home. To socialise on a regular basis in a safe and secure manner. Ideally you will have similar interests – enjoy watching/discussing various sports such as football/boxing, visiting public houses. Assist with accessing toilet facilities when out and about if necessary. Access to a vehicle is essential along with a clean/current driving licence.
Experience of working within the care industry is desirable, along with an awareness of the difficulties faced by someone with a visual impairment and acquired brain injury. Discretion and recognising the need for confidentiality is vital as you will be out socialising with other members of the public.
If you feel you have the required skills and experience to enable someone to maintain their independence and maximise the potential opportunities available to them then please apply by completing the application form above quoting reference number JS455 and return to the address as stated on the form or via e-mail to dpssrecruitmentline@leics.gov.uk or alternatively forward an up to date CV to the email address above quoting reference number JS455.
For further assistance please contact Jane Simpson on Tel: 0116 305 4886.

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