Person Specification

Must be honest, reliable, be able to work under confiedtiality and enthusiastic.

Vacancy Details

18 hrs per week with extras available to cover maternity leave. Start date July with pre start date training required. Minimum of 9mths work available with a view to remaining on our bank staff list.
Residential Support Worker
Responsible to homes manager
To work with service users to implement individual care programs and to develop a positive relationship with the service users
Assist and support service users in exercising choice, maximising independence and participating in daily activities
Organise and engage in a range of activities with service users both inside and outside of service
Monitor the progress or otherwise of the service users on a daily basis and ensure such information is accurately and non judgementally recorded in care plans
Participate in care reviews for the service users as required
Work as a key worker for individual service users, support them to implement their person centred care plans and be directly responsible for ensuring senior staff are aware of any current issues
Offer support to families and service users and relate to them in an appropriate manner
Ensure that you work within the guidelines, policies and procedures of the home, acknowledging the direction and supervision of senior staff
Participate in all planning meetings and staff meetings
Attend all supervision and training sessions as required and co-operate with completing any projects set by senior staff to aid development and training
Comply with safeguarding regulations
Any other duties such as can be reasonably expected to accommodate the services needs