Reablement Support Worker

Location Merton, Greater London, England
Salary £13 per hour
Discipline
- Job role involves personal care – for instance changing incontinence pads, emptying catheter, washing and dressing.
- Job role involves hospital discharges and exposure to clients who have a diagnosis of covid19 (all PPE is provided).
- Home visits are required. Support workers are expected to travel within all areas of Merton. It is beneficial to be a driver.

  • To deliver the outcome focused goal plans as part of an individual’s intervention plan.
  • To assist in the development of goal plans and intervention plans.
  • Provide direct care to the individual in accordance with the intervention plan.
  • Feedback, monitor and update on the progress and needs of the individual with the Reablement Officer or Occupational Therapist.
  • Liaise with family and friends who are important to an individuals success within the reablement service.
  •  Provide written and verbal reports on service issues. Attend team meetings and compile relevant and accurate information to assist the Reablement Officer and Occupational Therapist to maintain, improve and develop the service.
  • Ensure that the dignity, choice and control of those who use the service is maintained at all times and advise the Reablement Officer or Occupational Therapist immediately of any concerns especially in the areas of safeguarding or neglect.
  • Maintain accurate service records as required.
  • ensure that all relevant policies and procedures are followed