Day Opportunities – Age UK South Staffordshire

Skills

  • Enthusiasm
  • Willingness to work with Older people with mental health difficulties and other complex needs
  • Flexibility
  • Trustworthy
  • Commitment to Age UK South Staffordshire, including policies and procedures
  • Reliability
  • Ability to interact and engage with older people with various levels of needs and capabilities.
  • Friendly and Approachable
  • Confidentiality and data protection
  • Creativity
  • Embracing equality and diversity
  • An awareness of the need to maintain and maximise the dignity, independence and choice of service users

Tasks

  • To preparing room, teas, coffee, toast etc
  • To participate in activities with service users as organised in order to provide stimulation and support
  • To report to the Team Supervisor any issue causing concern
  • To comply with the instructions and policy of Age UK South Staffordshire, paying particular attention to responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act.

Support and Supervision

  • Informal review every 6 weeks with Team Supervisor
  • Travel Expenses

Training and Development

  • Working with Age UK
  • Adult safeguarding
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Dementia Friends
  • Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Food SafetyAge UK South Staffordshire