Assisted Support Worker

  • Full Time
  • Laois

Website Nuvo Healthcare

The Company:

Our client is an exciting start-up company that provides high quality emergency accommodation services to those in the International protection program and persons on the homeless register. Providing support to allow people to live independently and to integrate into the community with the support of a team of trained social care professionals.

The Role:

The Assisted Care Workers will assist the Social Care Workers and Social Care Leader in running an assigned number of houses within agreed guidelines. You will work as part of team of social care professionals to meet regulatory requirements, best practice and ensure implementation of the programme of support for all residents.

Key Responsibilities:

Assists in promoting self-development, independence and the individuality of each client.
Promoting good relationships with the local community, encouraging integration and inclusion.
Ensure that an environment is created that is conducive to the well-being of the residents
Preparing reports and keeping accurate records in relation to residents.
Participating in in-service training and attending professional meetings as required.
Be familiar with service policies and procedures particularly the community care procedures, ensure that they are implemented and maintained.
Implementation of the health and safety policy in accordance with the safety statement of the service.
Maintain the highest standards of confidentiality
Maintain a high standard of work performance, attendance, appearance and punctuality
Ensure that good working relationships are maintained with colleagues
This list of responsibilities is not exhaustive

Key Competencies:

Excellent Ways of Working
Excellent Problem-solving skills
Effective verbal and written communication
An understanding of the needs of individuals
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to work on own initiative
Willingness to learn
Reliable and flexible approach to work
Excellent organisational skills
Key Qualifications:

Full Clean Drivers licence
Level 5 Healthcare Assistant or working towards same

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