Ref. 55653

Rehabilitation Support Worker – Hearing Impaired

  • Location: Oxfordshire, England
  • Salary: £17.9 - £17.9 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Rehabilitation Support Worker to provide assessments and information and advice to people with hearing impairments, and signposting to appropriate providers in Oxfordshire

Start Date – ASAP

Pay rate – £17.90 per hour

The role:

This post is based in Adult Social Care within the Hearing Impairment Team and the post holder will be required to work collaboratively across adult social care and partner agencies to support and promote strong communities, making a real difference to the people and communities we serve, now, and for the future, whilst ensuring that we are delivering value for money. Support is delivered through a strength-based approach to create opportunities, build resilience and long-term support networks so that people live their lives as successfully, independently and as safely as possible.

Specialist assessment of the equipment needs of clients with sensory impairment under the guidance of the rehab officer for Hearing impaired people.

Provision of information to assist client choice regarding equipment, including insulation demonstration and training in safe use of specialist equipment

Support Equipment officer in liaising with manufacturers/distributors of equipment and equipment loan stores when/where appropriate. Maintaining up to date information resources within the team

Working with clients in a variety of environments inc County Council offices and client home.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a same or similar role.
  • Compliance: Proof of right to work and DBS dated within the last 12 months (or registered on the online update service.)
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 35 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

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