Job Title: Support Worker

Location:  New Milton          

Hourly rate: £10 per hour       

Reference:  EM1478           

Hours/shifts: 3 hours available per week

Summary

  • Social Support required for a 15 year old boy who has a variety of interests and hobbies
  • The role is to promote independence and access social activities
  • Encouraging and enable access to enjoy different activities like football, cinema and gym
  • Driving or assistance to get to the different activities would be required
  • A rewarding role for the right person, Apply now!

 

 

 

Other Requirements

  • 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

Social:

  • Accompany customer when accessing social and leisure activities
  • Driving and accompanying to pre-organised activities through SCARF
  • Accompanying to social meetings with friends
  • 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.