Social Care Practitioner/Hereford/Permanent

Semester Recruitment
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client is a leading Provider of care to young people and they are looking to recruit permanent Social Care Practitioners in the Hereford area.

The young people are aged from 18+ and you will need to engage with them to help with all aspects of their lives in preparation for them becoming independent.

Role Criteria

2 years’ experience in a similar environment

Duties include:

  • To successfully complete the Care Certificate.

  • To support the personalized development of each Resident.

  • To respect the dignity and individuality of each Resident and provide the Resident with choices where appropriate.

  • To ensure a high standard of personal care for each Resident, including matters of physical wellbeing and personal hygiene.

  • To be aware of the emotional needs and aspirations of each Resident and provide opportunities for appropriate emotional expression.

  • To work on an agreed shift system inclusive of some evenings, weekends and sleep-in duties.

  • To action and construct Resident’s Individual Programme Plans, keeping notes and records as required.

  • To attend staff meetings and seminars and individual support and supervision meetings with Managers.

  • To initiate day time activities including training and therapy in conjunction with the daily program agreed with the Activity and Training Co-coordinators.