3 months ago
Farm Instructor/Support Worker
At Consensus, we believe everybody can do amazing things. Our job is to help people achieve their full potential and start them on the journey towards greater independence.
Tandridge Hill Farm Day Service supports adults with learning disabilities. It is a fully working Farm as well as a registered ASDAN training centre. You will be responsible for collecting/dropping off individuals who attend the Farm, as well as supporting individuals in their chosen activities, ensuring that high standards of care are provided. The role will also involve working with livestock, ensuring high standards of welfare are maintained.
Role and Responsibilities
*To promote person centred approaches to support by working effectively as part of a key-working team to meet the needs of the people we support.
*To take a pro-active and innovative approach to supporting individuals, maximising their potential by enabling them to engage in meaningful activities and opportunities
*To ensure the physical, emotional and cultural well-being of all individuals is identified and promoted.
*To work as part of a team to promote and encourage individual rights and independence whilst creating opportunities to develop daily living skills.
*To represent the values of Consensus in dealings with external agencies and individuals
*To promote and adhere to good practice in Health & Safety within the service with regard to supported individuals, visitors, colleagues and others
*To work with the livestock and ensure that high standards of welfare are maintained
*To collect and drop off supported individuals from their respective homes
*Provide support to individuals taking part in accredited learning ASDAN courses within the service to help them gain new skills and qualifications
The Skills You'll Need
*Positive attitude, passion and willingness to develop skills within a supportive role
*Previous experience working with adults with learning disabilities is beneficial
*To be person-centred
*Excellent interpersonal skills
*Excellent oral/written communication skills
*Demonstrate commitment to the values of the company
*To be assertive and confident
*Previous experience of working with farm animals/livestock would be advantageous, although not essential as full training is given
*Driving Licence is essential
If you would like a meaningful career making a positive impact on the lives of those who require care and support, then please apply now!
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