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Support Worker

Job information
Salary £10.21 per hour
Organisation ECHO
Hours 15 hours
Closing date 9 am on 14 March 2022

Job details

ECHO for Extra Choices in Herefordshire

Support Worker –

Wednesday and Friday Lifelinks

15 hours

7.5 hrs on the Wednesday 8.45am-4.15pm and

7.5 hrs on the Friday 8.45am-4.15pm

£10.21 per hour

Closing date Monday 14th March by 9am.

ECHO is a charity working with people with learning and physical disabilities and people with mental health issues in Herefordshire. ECHO runs 28 different activities each week in community settings across Herefordshire. ECHO is committed to providing services that promote choice, rights and independence for disabled people in Herefordshire.

We are seeking to recruit a Support Worker to work at our Hereford LifeLinks Projects.  These Projects provide day activities to adults with disabilities and or mental health issues. You will be part of a team to support a group of Participants, although your role may involve supporting an individual.

 

You will be involved in the planning and delivery of sessions to ensure that a range of valued activities are provided for our participants, this would include activities and events at our centre and in the local community.   The role would involve providing practical support to our participants to ensure they are welcomed, feel safe and valued. You will help to develop their skills and try new activities to build confidence.  You may need to give assistance with personal care or medication. You will be involved in keeping good records, communicating effectively, and sharing information as appropriate whilst maintaining confidentiality and data protection requirements in line with ECHO policies.

 

The Wednesday Lifelinks Project is based at Belmont Community Centre, Belmont, Hereford. The Friday Lifelinks Project is based at The United Reform Church, Hampton Dene Road.

To apply for this post please go to https://www.echoherefordshire.org.uk/get-involved/work-for-us/ and click on the links for a job description and application form.

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