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Community Support Worker Southport

Location: SOUTHPORT, MERSEYSIDE, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 12.00-12.00 GBP (UK Pounds) Per hour, inc Benefits
Sector: Community Care Services and Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 2 months ago Reference: X3-481010

 Are you a Support Worker looking for regular and enjoyable shifts in Southport?

Reed Community Care are currently recruiting for a Support Worker to provide support to a young man with an acquired brain injury in Southport.

The client is an independent and friendly individual with good communication skills. He is currently attending college and is a big football fan. He also enjoys going to the gym, swimming and volunteering. He is a wheelchair user whilst out in the community, however he manages this independently.

 

The Support Sessions

Your role will be to engage with the client in the home and out in the community.

Collecting the client from college in the provided mobility vehicle.

Playing video games with the client or accompanying him to the gym.

Cooking alongside the client at mealtimes.

Promoting a routine in the shifts and a balance of new activities.

Supporting and prompting the client to utilise his rehabilitation tasks, systems and strategies.

Supporting the client’s communication skills in the community.

 

The shift times are as follows;

Wednesdays: 4.30pm-8pm

Thursdays: 3pm-9pm

Alternate Saturdays – 10 am - 6 pm

 

Requirements

6 months+ experience as a Support Worker

Car driver with business insurance

Interest in sports such as football and swimming would be beneficial

DBS on the update service is desirable

The Right to Work in the UK

 

If this role is of interest please apply today for more information.

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