Support Worker DP5641

Recruiter
INDEPENDENT LIVES
Location
West Sussex
Posted
09 Jan 2018
Closes
20 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
•I am a 33 year old gentleman who lives independently but requires some practical support to be able to do so. •I have had a brain injury that means some situations are difficult for me. •I need a travel companion/support worker who is a positive and committed individual who can support me to learn skills to improve my quality of life, benefit from the Community where I live and develop friendships and links with others. •I am looking for a reliable, encouraging individual to help me with correspondence, emails and support me to access new social contacts and groups and help me research activities that would benefit me long term. •I would like some support too to maintain my home, •I would also like to think about having some one to help me regain confidence and independence to access evening social events such as pool and to help me reduce my anxiety in social situations. • You will need to be happy to work on one evening a week and flexible within reason 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. To Apply: If you are interested in this role of Support Worker/ P Assistant/companion, please click on the apply button below where you will be redirected to our website to complete a full application form. For more information about our company please visit us on: http://www.independentlives.org/ Independent Lives is an organisation that supports and empowers people with disabilities to choose how they receive their care that will enable them to live their lives independently. Each advert we place is on behalf of an Individual Employer. All positions are based in the home environment and employment is on a smaller scale than larger businesses. This environment offers a more personalised working relationship and employees are more valued.