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Southport Care/Support worker- Enquiry Reference JB/AF

Enquiry Reference: 1242658

Hours: 14 hours per week

Experience and Skills: Essential qualities: person centred approach, patient, respectful, quietly spoken, non-judgmental, supportive, encouraging, motivating, empathetic and active listening skills, accepting of and open to eccentricity including sense of humour.

How to Apply: Please send your CV to - Joan.black@carers.sefton.gov.uk

Planned Training: 1

Pay Type: 4 Weekly

Contract Type: Permanent

Driving Licence Type Required: None

Job Type: Job

Job Purpose: Southport Support Worker Position for Adult Male with High Functioning Asperger’s/OCD

Main Responsibilities: Role includes spending time: walking (specific interest in bird watching), shopping, watching films/tv shows, helping with coping strategies, attending appointments, public transport, being a buffer-support to be calm.

Working Pattern: 14 hours per week, daytime hours between 9.00am and 4.00pm over 5-6 days.

Hours of Work: Part Time

Minimum Salary: £9.00

Maximum Salary: £9.00

Comments: Initial four week trial period Any successful applicant will need to complete a DBS check (cost covered by employer)

Minimum Qualification Comments: Training and guidance will be available from the local NHS Autism Team.

Closing Date: 06 Aug 2020

Interview Date: N/A

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