Tradewind Social Care are currently recruiting Support Workers within the Worthing area.
The purpose of the role is to co-ordinate a team response and provide personal care and support to adults / and or children with a range of complex and challenging needs to enable them to have choice and control of their lives.
Duties and Responsibilities
Improve and maintain independence of individuals
Enhance quality of life
Promote health and wellbeing
Role modelling best practice in person-centred care and support
Organising services to meet client needs via direct provision and / or advice and support
Undertaking regular reviews and individual risk assessments of client's personal service plan
Working alongside other professionals and liaising with other agencies such as health, community and emergency services to actively support clients and promote the service
Supporting clients in line with their agreed plans and assessments with personal care, domestic tasks, medication and health related activities
Supporting clients to meet their identified social and emotional needs
Assisting with tasks which support a client to maintain their independence
Alerting and escalating to others changes in client needs including families and carers
Responding and co-ordinating in emergency situations through liaison with others, as appropriate
Championing dignity and respect for all clients
Accurately and effectively completing records in timely fashion which support all clients in line with departmental procedures
Ensuring the safeguarding of vulnerable adults
Maintaining and promoting confidentiality of the client.
Experience of caring for other people
Understanding of and empathy with the needs of vulnerable people
Ability to communicate with and relate to a wide range of clients and other
Understanding of the principles of treating others with dignity and respect
Knowledge of relevant legislation and national guidance for regulation and good practice
Understanding of the importance of person centred care
Knowledge of use of specialist equipment to support client and activity
Knowledge of professional support groups, external agencies and other organisationsEstablished in 2011, Tradewind Recruitment - Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.
Tradewind Social Care is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them.
Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.
If you are interested in this position or any other work within social care then please call Ruth or Alex on (phone number removed) / (phone number removed) or email
Role : Support Worker
Job Type : Permanent
Location : Worthing, West Sussex,
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