Support Worker HCC1272 Job Title: Support Worker Location: Southampton Hourly rate: £8.50 Reference: HCC1272 Hours/shifts: 24 hours a week Summary This role involves supporting a young man to get up and dressed and prompting to take medicines, clean teeth, check food is in date, plan meals, supporting him to cook, no personal care. Help with washing clothes also. Support to maintain social life. Mental health training desirable. Other Requirements The gentleman vapes within the home Must have a UK driving licence 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 Domestic - Laundry, hanging out to dry, ironing, putting away Helping with laundry, washing and drying Loading and unloading the washing machine Loading and unloading tumble dryer/washing line Meal Planning Support to prepare meals Personal Care: Prompting to take medicines Prompting to clean teeth Social: Support to maintain social life, go down the pub, play pool. Person specification The successful applicant will be: Able to tolerate the employer Vaping in the work place 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.