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Activity Support Worker

Enquiry Reference: 1244374

Hours: 30

Experience and Skills: Experience in a similar environment. Experience of participating in and maybe leading sessions, designing inclusive and inspiring programmes of activities. An understanding of the needs of people who have a learning disability and complex physical disability and the person centred approach.

How to Apply: please complete the Application form and return to Catherine.Madden@psmgs.org.uk

Pay Type: 4 Weekly

Contract Type: Temporary

Minimum Qualifications: NVQ 2 or equivalent

Job Type: Job

Job Purpose: The Activity Worker will ensure all people using the Fernley Resource Centre receive the appropriate level of care and support, as well as the opportunity for personal development through the provision of a planned programme of meaningful activities.

Main Responsibilities: Key Responsibilities • Adapting to meet the individual needs of clients. • Delivering a programmed schedule of activities with individuals and groups. • Encouraging and supporting clients to reach and maintain their optimal level of independence. • Encouraging self-awareness, exploration and reflection on feelings and relationships. • Monitoring and evaluating the effects of the service being provided in order to facilitate client progress. • Liaising with the senior staff team on all aspects of the service being provided. • Making best use of effective skills in the use of ICT. • Making best use of effective written and oral communication skills. Full list of duties attached

Working Pattern: Monday to Friday 9.30am – 3.30pm ?

Hours of Work: Full Time

Minimum Salary: £8.76

Maximum Salary: £8.90

Comments: Maternity cover - 12 months

Minimum Qualification Comments: Educated to GCSE level or above. NVQ level 2 or above in Health and Social Care Knowledge of relevant legislation and specialism.

Closing Date: 28 Feb 2021

Interview Date: N/A

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