Job Title: Support Worker

Location: Emsworth           

Hourly rate: £12 per hour       

Reference:   CZ6416          

Hours/shifts: 5 hours on a Sat which may include evening hours as needed plus hours during school holidays

Summary

 

  • Social Support Worker required for a 20 year old Harry Potter fan
  • I live with my family and dog but am living away at college during the week
  • I am really keen to develop my knowledge of my local area and find out what social activities there are
  • I would love to join any drama/acting groups in the area but also to try out other activities typical of a 20 year old
  • I am looking for support from someone who is fun, possibly a little quirky but who is also motivated, patient and is able to discuss Harry Potter with me.

 

 

 

Other Requirements

         

  • Must be comfortable with pets
  • Must have a UK driving licence
  • Must have access to own vehicle

All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check

Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.

Description

Typical duties

Personal Care:

 To encourage and monitor eating as appropriate

 

Social:            

Support to find and access social activities and groups

Support to use public transport to develop independence

Encourage to develop life skills

  • Person specification

The successful applicant will be: 

 Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality

  • Reliable with good time-keeping
  • Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
  • Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
  • Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
  • Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Honest and cheerful
  • Creative
  • Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
  • Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom
  • Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety

Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.