Support Worker at Synapse Services

Synapse Services

Job Description / Responsibility

To assist in the provision of care and support under the guidance of a qualified nurse.

Provide personalised care and support services to patients

Support the nurses on duty and the clinicians while they carry out their duties

Assist patients with their personal hygiene in the morning

Make sure the patient’s bed area and the dining area are cleaned after use

Interact more with patients during their activity schedule

Maintain continuous contact with patients in the Facility without ever leaving them unattended.

Receive instructions from the nurse in charge of the ward at all times

Complete observation charts and handover checklist

Ensure the patient’s environment is safe and neat; free from harmful objects

Ensure that electrical appliances e.g. bulbs, Air conditions, and other appliances are switched off when not in use.

Monitor and observe the patient closely and report behavioural changes.

Physical Care: intervene in areas of physical need to ensure that patients have good levels of personal hygiene, nutrition, sleep et cetera.

Assist in patient’s body, oral, nail, and hair care.

If the need be, bathe patients, lay their beds

Manage potentially violent and confrontational situations with patients

Assist service users/patients with activities of daily living under the supervision of senior staff

To escort service users/patients as required under the guidance and supervision of the qualified nurse

Perform any other duties as assigned by the Nurse or clinicians

Educational Requirements

    Minimum of ND in Health-related and other Social Sciences Course

Experience Requirements

    Previous experience not necessary, but maybe an added advantage.

Additional Job Requirements

    Good communication and interpersonal skill

    Must be physically fit and strong

    The ability to play any form of games/ sports will be an added advantage

    Fluent in English

Company Information
Synapse Services Address : No. 10, Inuwa Wada Crescent, Off T.O.S Benson Street, Off Okonjo Iweala Way, Utako District , Abuja , Nigeria Web : Website

Job Summary

Synapse Services
  • Category : Healthcare
  • Posted on : 17 Dec 2020
  • Job Type : Full Time
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Employer : Synapse Services
  • Experience : 0
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Location : Anambra
  • Application Deadline : 22 Dec 2020

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