We provide support to people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, older people, people with Autism and physical disabilities. The support we provide ranges from 24-hour support within their own homes, to shorter more focused support to assist with individual tasks or care needs.
The core role will be part of the Peri Team promoting and enabling independence, which includes outdoor activities such as shopping. When covering the Torfaen Supported Living Team you will be required to carry out personal care duties.
The areas the two teams cover are Pontypool, Cwmbran and Blaenavon.
This is a varied role and requires an outgoing personality with the ability to build relationships with different Service Users.
You will be supporting Service Users:
out in the community, either by use of your personal car or public transport to attend appointment’s and shopping etc.
with personal care needs in their home.
to sleep at their home overnight.
with manual-handling needs, such as hoists and wheelchairs.
to maintain their tenancy (cleaning, cooking and other household duties).
by recording their finances where applicable.
Following care / support plans.