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Male Therapy Support Worker – Permanent (KH/WA/OX)

  • Location: Banbury
  • Rate: £10.00 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Parttime

Job Description

Male Therapy Support Worker – Permanent

£10 Per Hour – 20 Hours per week.

Mileage and expenses included.

We are looking for a motivating individual to support a 17 year old young man with an acquired brain injury living in the Banbury area.

Working as  part  of  a  multi-disciplinary  team,  your  role  will  be  to  implement  a  structured functional rehabilitation programme to enable the  client to improve his independent living skills, manage his  behaviour  and  use  cognitive strategies  effectively, as well as  supporting  him to engage in social activities. 

The role  involves  organising,  motivating,  reminding  and  supporting  the  client  to  optimise independence, and access local leisure, educational and vocational activities.

Principle Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team to support a structured rehabilitation programme.
  • Assist to participate in independent living skills.
  • Support to engage in social activities, hobbies and interests.

Essential:

  • Ability to build good relationships within a family environment.
  • Good communication skills, ability to listen and show empathy, along with a positive and humorous personality.
  • Excellent motivation skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Car driver with full driving licence and business insurance.

Desirable:

  • Previous experience of working with an individual within a family environment.
  • Previous experience of  working  with  acquired  brain  injuries  or  other  neurological disorders.
  • Interest in exercise/Gym workouts, running, photography, music, healthy eating, cars and outdoor activities.

For more information please call our recruitment line on 01246 520038 or please click to apply online.

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