Our organisation strongly believes that everyone deserves the opportunity to achieve their full potential. Sunlite Recruitment Company is looking for experienced individuals to perform the role of Support Workers. The right candidates will be responsible for providing compassionate care and assistance to persons with learning disabilities, mental health needs, mild physical disabilities, and sensory impairment. If you have prior experience working with the above client group in a direct care role, we encourage you to apply for this position. We are recruiting for both agency and substantive staff. Please download and return the completed application form to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
What working with us entails
This is a 24-hour service; flexibility is essential. You will be working a range of shifts pattern including sleep-ins and some weekends. The first shift starts at 08:00, working hours may vary.
Support Worker Responsibilities
-To provide supervision and guidance for service users during skills building activities daily.
-Support with arranging activities in the home or in the local community for service users.
-Assist with activities of daily living, including support with preparing meals and personal hygiene
-Develop a rapport with service users and cultivate a safe and supportive relationship
-Update service users care plan daily or each shift
-Maintain a clean and safe environment
-Support with money management
-Support with medication administration
-Escort resident to the dentist, GP or leisure activities
-Ensure record keeping is maintained to the highest standard