Support Worker

Zoek Pin Godalming, Surrey, England

£9.75 - £11/hour

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 24 days ago

Support Worker, Residential Care, Health & Social Care, Permanent, Godalming

Support Worker

Responsible For:
Assisting in the personal, rehabilitative and social care of residents.

Job Purpose:
To efficiently provide the direct care provision for all aspects of the individual resident’s assessed needs in line with their care plan.

Principal Accountabilities (Responsibilities):

Follow all Policies and Procedures.
Assisting individual residents, where needed, with personal care.
Administering and storage of prescribed medication in line with legislation.
Assisting individual residents with their mobility, where appropriate.
Helping individual residents, where needed, to feed themselves.
Overseeing and helping, in the serving and the preparation of meals and drinks.
Ensuring that each resident receives a well-balanced diet.
Communicate and convey relevant information about the residents to team members, in order that the individual plan of care may be regularly updated, and appropriate care given provided, paying attention to any changes observed in the resident’s physical, medical or psychological condition.
Reporting immediately to the senior staff in charge, any accident or untoward incident, which may occur to a resident, member of staff or visitor.
Be aware of the steps to take in line with Safeguarding Adults at Risk Policies should an allegation of abuse be witnessed or made by you.
To follow as appropriate the procedures of handling Medication including asking a senior member of staff to administer any drug prescribed “as required” which may include analgesics, laxatives and diazepam.
To attend 1:1 supervision meeting with your line manager every six weeks.
To follow as instructed any reasonable instruction given by your line manager, manager or senior manager as required.
Any other reasonable tasks that may be required.
To be conversant with and implement Meath policies and procedures.
The duties and responsibilities outlined above do not represent a full list of the tasks the post holder will be expected to perform. Other tasks may be required for the proper performance of the job and any other related tasks.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience:

To be able to communicate with the General public, trustees, Professional bodies and all other parties on behalf of The Meath both written and verbal.
Excellent working Knowledge of Word, Excel and other operating systems.
Essential:

Female support workers can only be considered for this role due to the needs and requests of the residents for personal care reasons.
Due to the new regulations, the organisation are only able to consider candidates who have had both doses of the COVID vaccine.
Take responsibility/work well independently as well as part of a team
Flexible, reliable and punctual.
Willingness to attend and participate in relevant training to ensure that high operational and safety standards are maintained at all times.
High degree of confidentiality with regard to all at the Meath.
Desirable:

Be aware of CQC requirements & hold a relevant Health and Social Care Qualification or be willing to work towards a qualification.

Remuneration:

No experience: £ per hour
1+ years’ experience: £ per hour
NVQ/QCF Level 2 in Health and Social Care: £ per hour
NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care: £ per hour

Vacancy Information:

Location: Godalming
Salary range: £ - £ per hour depending on experience and qualifications (please see remuneration section)
Job type: Permanent
Reporting to: Service Manager, Deputy Manager(s), Senior Support Worker(s)
Working Hours: Full time role
Reference: AT434
Contact: Alex Thompson

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Support Worker, Residential Care, Health & Social Care, Permanent, Godalming

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