Job Title: Support Worker

Location:            Farnham

Hourly rate:         £10

Reference:          MV1488   

Hours/shifts:* hours per week to be arranged with employee

Summary

A support worker is required to help enable a 17 year old boy to access social and leisure activities. The role requires the employee to use their own car. Business usage will need to be added to their insurance, the employer will reimburse the cost for this. Mileage to be paid at 35p per mile.

 

 

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

Domestic -       

 

Personal Care: 

Prompting to use the toilet

 

Social:   

  • Support employer when accessing social and leisure activities.

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.