AllenDay are currently recruiting for Support Workers based in the Bedford area. Your role as a support Worker will be based assisting adults with learning difficulties in a day care centre setting.
The day care centre will be activity based so you will be going out on days out with the service users as a group.
Duties & Responsibilities
•To promote independence, life skills and informed choices in accordance with the individual care plan and to enhance inclusion in the community.
•Ensuring: Respect for Service Users right to choose and refuse assistance
•Support for the Service User in making informed choices
•The Service Users develop the ability to reach their full potential
•Service Users are supported to maintain personal hygiene and appearance
•Service Users are treated with respect at all times
•A safe environment for chosen activities
•Support is given to Service Users to manage their domestic and personal resources
•Provision of specialised care to clients with specific needs according to your own skills and qualifications
•There is a minimisation of risk to yourself and the Service User during emergency situations
•Accidents or injuries are always reported, whether it be to yourself or the Service User. In accordance with policy and procedures
Is support Work is something you are interested in please do not hesitate to contact AllenDay to discuss further. Experience in this role is advantageous however not essential, it is however very important you have a passion for this type of career.