Support Worker

  Central Malta  |  €20,000 - €21,000  

Our client, a local NGO is looking for a Support Worker. Your roles and responsibilities will include: 

  • Liaise with the manager and the social workers to ensure that the care plan is being implemented;
  •  Keeping the social worker and the home manager updated with developments in relation to the residents
  •  Supporting the social worker in the implementation of the residents’ care plan
  •  Ensure that residents feel safe, have their dignity respected, and develop their strengths and abilities in various areas further
  •  Empower the residents to achieve their goals and objective
  •  Support residents to access services and/or educational or employment opportunities
  •  Accompany residents to appointments whenever this is deemed necessary
  •  Attend meetings in relation to each resident where required
  •  Facilitate the development of life skills
  •  Support every resident in their overall development
  •  Organize social, age-appropriate activities in and out of the residential home where required
  •  Be a point of reference for each child entrusted to their care
  •  Keep daily, detailed and accurate records on interventions conducted with residents
  •  Record all interventions in line with the policies
  •  Establish a healthy relationship with the residents and maintaining healthy relationships between residents

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Empathise with the residents’ individual feelings and needs
  • Able to understand the psychosocial development of residents
  • A clean driving license, valid for driving in Malta
  • Ability to speak Maltese and English

Education & Experience

  • Degree qualification in psychology, social care, residential care or in a related field
  • Students working towards obtaining such a qualification are encouraged to apply and they will enter at a lower grade until such a qualification is attained

Job Reference: VR062

  • Category
    Community & Welfare
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Intermediate (1-3 years)
  • Work Location
    On Premises
  • Employer industry
    Non-Profit Organizations
  • Languages
    English, Maltese

Social Welfare Jobs & Community Jobs in Malta involve the welfare of those in a community. Jobs in social welfare and community roles include community care, mental health, social welfare and child care roles.

  • Job Reference
  • Closing Date
  • Date Published
  • Status
    Collecting CVs

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