Our Experts Say: Michelle – Support Worker

Meet Michelle, one of our support workers for our group home on Adeline St, Bass Hill. Apart from supporting our wonderful clients each day, on her days off Michelle loves nothing more than to spend quality time reading books and socialising with her friends and family.

What is a day in the life like as a support worker?

My days at work are spent supporting and promoting client independence. This could mean anything from assisting in meal preparations to playing card games together. I love being able to create an enjoyable atmosphere within the homes and helping clients to achieve their goals.

Key highlight so far in your career at Royal Rehab?

That would be the time I became a key worker to a client where I was responsible for their care and development along with the team. I am thankful to have been given this opportunity, and to have a good team and a supportive accommodation manager who has faith in my abilities.

How would your co-workers describe your personality?

My co-workers would describe me as honest, trustworthy, bubbly and a great team-player.

What is a quote you live by?
“Be a flamingo in a flock of pigeons” – I may have borrowed this from my coffee mug!

What is one thing you can’t live without?
I can’t live without my family… and chocolate!

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