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key worker

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keyworker

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1. (Professions) a social worker, mental health worker, or nursery nurse assigned to an individual case, patient, or child
2. (Professions) (in Britain) a worker in any of a number of public sector professions considered by the government to be essential to society, for example teachers, police officers, NHS health workers, etc
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If you miss a meeting, people know, and it's not your keyworker that phones you up, it's the bloke sat next to you at the last meeting or someone you were chatting with in the cafe last week.
Without affordable, social or keyworker housing being constructed, and with developers often failing to provide any or adequate financial contributions through Section 106 agreements, the housing crisis is likely to get Benefits of worse," it adds.
The most recent keyworker Jo Leatherland has been in post now for 18 months and throughout that period, has worked with many Academy students and taken opportunities to present the good news of the Gospel wherever possible.
Contract notice: t1-3231 tvh keyworker and student accommodation cyclical decorations, including flooring, contract
It provides new homes for sale and shared ownership through Spectrum Premier Homes as well as keyworker accommodation.
One impact of exposure to social pedagogues was that the keyworker role became more dynamic: [keyworkers now] 'are involved in working with, discussing with that young person what outcomes they need, what piece of work they need to do, what areas of their life they need to work on.
Our conversations and the reports written for the evaluation by the trainer and the keyworker show how the young people were very positive about participating and they were eager to learn.
On a home visit, the ACT keyworker noted that Mrs H had worsening extrapyramidal side-effects (rigidity and akathisia), and arranged for her to be seen by the ACT consultant psychiatrist.
Information was also provided regarding finding out Name of Keyworker in PARIS system.
The keyworker will send a weekly report to the parent or carer and there is an open door policy for parents and carers to visit school.
Mrs Heffernan-Stone became Patient A's keyworker after his release from prison in April 2009.
I am already doing some preparation with my keyworker about getting support with a tenancy when the time comes to move on.