Children's support worker

Canterbury, Kent, England
CT1 3AA
Howard Finley Care Ltd £ 9.2 - 9.2 Per hour Full time Save This Job
Pay
£ 9.2 - 9.2 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Studying / Unqualified
Posted
14 Jan 2022
Closes
13 Jul 2022

Job Description

Support worker - Canterbury

we are currently recruiting for a small residential Home for Children with learning disabilities

Essential qualifications and experience

  • Previous experience working with Children with learning disabilities
  • NVQ qualifications in Health and Social care are essential

Responsibilities of a support worker include

  • Providing emotional support to individuals and their families.
  • Providing practical support for individuals and their families, such as helping with household tasks, personal care, and paperwork.
  • Supporting and monitoring their healthcare needs, including administering medication and temperature checks.
  • Supporting them to pursue hobbies and interests.
  • Supporting the learning of new skills or gaining employment.
  • Teaching life skills, such as budgeting and paying bills.
  • Helping with everyday tasks such as meal preparation, writing a shopping list, going shopping or maintaining their housing tenancy.
  • Helping them to access community facilities and be included in community groups.
  • Understanding their communication needs and adapting your communication to each individual, e.g. sounds, tones, body language.
  • Working with other professionals, such as doctors and therapists, to ensure consistency of support.
  • Analyzing an individual's needs and drawing up a focused support plan.
  • Becoming both a role model and companion to the individual and uncovering shared interests, such as hobbies and outings.

Ref: CP -15999

Job Details

Children's support worker

Canterbury, Kent, Englandd Howard Finley Care Ltd
Pay
£ 9.2 - 9.2 Per hour
Job level
Studying / Unqualified
Hours
Full time
Posted
14 Jan 2022
Type
Permanent
Closes
13 Jul 2022

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