We are looking to recruit a dedicated Support Worker for our client in Sheffield.
Purpose of the role:
The overall purpose of the support package is to assist the client in having a safe sociable, purposeful and active lifestyle, in which he remains as independent as is practical.
General Work Duties
Your role also includes assisting with domestic tasks, directly associated with the clients support needs.
In addition, you are:-
To provide assistance with rehabilitation activities designed to improve client’s physical and cognitive functions, this is to include a couple of sessions per week, in the client’s swimming pool
To escort and accompany Client on outings to a variety of social, recreational, vocational, Hospital and (when necessary) rehabilitation venues, both in the clients home and when required at external venues
You will be expected to use the clients own vehicle when going on outing or attending appointments, when you do have outings there is to be one staff member to always travel in the back with him
To provide emotional support and companionship for the client.
To provide day to day assistance for the client, in a manner which will increase his independence and well-being.
A full, valid driving licence is required. As you will be using the Client vehicle to take to activities and Appointments.
It is desirable for applicants to have previous experience in the care sector. This can be either paid or voluntary work and family care experience can be considered.
Mon – Fri 8am-7pm = £9.75
Mon – Fri 7pm – 10pm = £10.75
Mon – Fri 10pm – 8am = £8.21
Sat – Sun 8am – 10pm= £10.75
Sat – Sun 10pm – 8am= £8.55
For more information please contact 01246 520038 or please click to apply online