(VZ/RH) Brain Injury Support Worker – £149.75 per day
Libertatem Healthcare Group’s philosophy is a simple one:
· Independence – Our client’s independence is key to every decision we make
· Communication is vital to achieving the optimum outcomes
· Our People are our biggest asset
Libertatem Healthcare Group are seeking to recruit an experienced support worker to work with our male client in Chippenham, Wiltshire. Our client has an acquired brain injury and has made fantastic progress since his accident. Our client experiences memory and cognitive difficulties associated with his brain injury as well as being registered blind.
09:30-24:00 Monday to Friday. (14:30-17:00, 20:00-24:00 for the staff remain on call)
There may also be additional hours available at weekends accompanying him on trips and excursions.
As part of his support team you will be responsible for assisting with:
• The delivery of his rehabilitation programme
• Supporting our client to access the community
• Providing encouragement and motivation
• Some basic household tasks
• Organising appointments
• Attending ongoing medical appointment with our client
You will be provided with full training prior to commencing work with our client and you will also be supported by our clinical lead nurse for the area.
• Extensive training
• Regular supervisions
• Annual appraisal
• Weekly Pay
• Holiday pay
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills in support work working alongside experienced therapists and professionals.
Our Safeguarding Commitment
Libertatem Healthcare Group recognise the benefits of people and organisations working together to prevent and stop both the risks and experience of abuse or neglect, whilst balancing the right to be safe with the right to make informed choices. At the same time, making sure that adult’s and children’s wellbeing is promoted including taking into consideration their views, wishes, feelings and beliefs in deciding on any action. With this in mind, we will work to adhere to the six key principles that underpin all safeguarding work.