senior support worker
- Provide direct service and support to individuals, such as handling advocacy issues, conducting a needs evaluation, or resolving complaints.
- Observe and discuss meal preparation and suggest alternate methods of food preparation.
- Keep records or prepare reports for management concerning supported persons every day lives, doctor’s appointments, and specialists appointments.
- Oversee day-to-day group activities of supported people in a residential setting.
- Provide information on refer supported individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance.
- Consult with supervisor concerning issues or concerns for supported people and their families.
- Transport and accompany supported people to shopping areas or to appointments.
- Interact with clients to assist them in gaining insight, defining goals, and planning action to achieve effective personal, social,
- Counsel individuals regarding problems, such as, substance abuse, and family situations, to modify behavior or to improve personal, social, and adjustment.development and adjustment.
- Refer clients to other specialists, institutions, or support services as necessary.
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- Assisted with meal preparation.
- Planned and provided age appropriate activities to older persons with Dementia.
- Assisted with personal hygiene, toileting, changing clothes .
- Provided first aid as required.
- Maintained records.
- Cleaned and sanitised room before and after group to ensure a safe clean environment.
- Provided support in times of distress and when needed.
- Transport clients to locations outside the respite home, to outings, using a motor vehicle.
- Plan, shop for, or prepare nutritious meals or assist client in planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals.
- Provide patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as caring for infants, preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.
- Care for children who are disabled or who have sick or disabled parents.
junior support worker
- Identifying and meeting clients needs.
- Support case managers on home visits.
- Complete case notes through a client information system.
- Communicate sensitively and effectively to young people.
- Participate in outreach with young people on the streets.
- Work with young people at risk of homelessness, substance abuse and trauma.
- Participate in case conferences or staff meetings.