Senior Support Worker (Permanent) – Derby

£10.10 hourly
  • J24 Resourcing
  • Littleover, Derby, UK
  • Jul 16, 2021
Full time Social Worker (Unqualified)

Job Description

J24 Resourcing are recruiting for Senior Support workers at a Residential home in Derby supporting adults presenting a range of learning difficulties.

Responsibilities

 

  • Routinely oversees and monitors care workers and home carers
  • Takes responsibility for the shift and for service while on duty
  • Responds to emergencies and provides guidance and support to care workers
  • Assists and enables service users to dress, undress, wash, use the toilet and bathe
  • Serves meals to service users at table or in bed, assists with feeding
  • Generally assists with service users overall comfort and well being
  • Provides interest and activities to stimulate and engage the service user
  • Helps with daily activities such as letter writing, paying bills, collecting benefits, contact visits, outings and activities, shopping etc
  • Undertakes light cleaning and domestic duties including meal preparation as required
  • Monitors Service users conditions by taking temperature, pulse, respiration and weight and contributes to record keeping
  • Liaises with professional staff in carrying out care plans/Support plans
  • Ensure that all documentation completed by your team is comprehensive and up-to-date, whether that’s Risk assements, Care plans or financial records
  • To work on shift as agreed per service, providing direct support to the individual
  • Promote and support inclusion throughout the service, identifying and discussing employment and leisure opportunities in the community
  • Facilitate Person Centred Planning as required

 

Shift Patterns:

Day:     0800-2000

Night:   2000-0800

This position starts on the 1st September on a full time basis. For further information please call 01332 996 330.

Specialty

Learning Disabilities

Hours per week

39

Client

J24 Resourcing