**Temporary Support Worker **
** Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire **
**Shift 7am-2pm. 2pm-10pm. Waking nights. Weekends**
** Adults with Epilepsy / Cerebral Palsy / Communication Problems including non-verbal / Autism Spectrum **
BS Social Care are currently recruiting for several Support Worker`s for an adult`s residential home within Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire looking for candidates that have the values and passion for helping others.
About the company; they are charity that support people with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and complex needs. They understand the challenges that are faced, and the support that best meet their particular needs. They develop creative yet practical solutions that match each person`s abilities and goals, giving them the tools, they need to thrive and enjoy a fulfilling, happy life. They are passionate about ensuring they give the best possible care to their residents and provide a happy environment for both the service users and staff.
About the role; this role will require manual handling, working with wheelchairs and hoisting, meaning that you will not be afraid to deliver physical care and get stuck in. Your typical day would include; hand over, supporting the service users get up washed, dressed and get ready for day centre, shopping or activities. You will complete paper work and keep care plans up to date and help keep the home tidy and clean and completing your delegated jobs including; washing and drying the clothes/ hoovering/ loading the dishwasher etc. You will be a Key Worker so expect to be responsible for a particular service user including arranging their activities/medication and have everything then need to receive the best possible care. You will assist in picking them up from day centre and providing personal and helping with dinner and the making of it, then get ready for the evening. This role is very hands on due to the service users needing physical support with personal care and meals to ensure they have the best quality of life possible.
Hourly rate from £9.50 p/h for day shifts. £10 p/h for waking nights
Minimum of 6 months health and social care experience within the last 12 months required.