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Job Reference: 60349

Reablement Support Worker

  • PeterboroughCambridgeshire
  • £20 - £20 per hour
  • Temporary / Full Time

Seven Resourcing are looking for a number of Reablement Support Workers to work in Peterborough. These positions are initially for a period of 3 months and are paying £20.00 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company). The hours would be –

  • ? Week 1/Week 2 as above – 2 x 7.30am to 1.00pm and 5.30pm to 10.00pm – 35 hrs average
  • Week 1/Week 2 as above – 2 x 7.00am to 3.00pm – 26 hours average

The role:

To provide care/support to service users with a person-centred approach. Ensuring the delivery of client care and support needs within their identified Goal Plan/care plan encompasses the promotion of independence and the learning of new skills. This will support service users to attain their full potential. This should be delivered using skills and sensitivity which promote and maintain individuals’ dignity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To support clients to achieve their maximum potential through outcome focussed support goal plans/care plans using their own initiative to work through simple problems alongside clients.
  • To complete visits to clients in their own homes to provide care and support, considering the service users cultural and religious requirements. Providing tasks such as personal care, toileting support, catheter care, food and meal preparation, this is not an exhaustive list.
  • To maintain a calm, and sensitive approach in all situations.
  • To be prepared to support clients who have been very unwell and require a high level of support with personal care, as well as to complete possible clean-up of environments where bodily fluids have been spilled .
  • To liaise with clients relatives, health and social care professionals and colleagues when required in the promotion and care support of the clients level of independence.
  • To provide support to client’s own medication needs and the full administration of medications to clients where they are unable to complete this themselves. This is in accordance with our medication policy and procedures and full training that is provided.
  • The ability to provide full care and support to service users who are unable to complete them for themselves.
  • To monitor and review service users goals/support needs daily to ensure the effective implementation of the reablement service. Reviewing clients’ abilities daily and communicating areas of clients independence to ensure capacity flow through the service.
  • The ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally with service users and colleagues. Ensuring documentation is literate and accurate and if required could be used as evidence and therefore able to stand up to legal scrutiny. The ability to judge when a request for medical/therapy support is needed and being part of a team approach to supporting a service user with particularly complex needs.

Applicant Requirements:

Qualifications:

      N/A.

Experience: 2+ years working as a Healthcare Assistant/Support Worker.

Compliance: Current DBS check and references covering the last 3 years. Face to face Moving and Handling and Medication Training – completed in the last 12 months. ?Infection Control Training – at least online – completed in the last 12 months.

Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

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