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Key Support Worker

Get to know Nikita

Nikita is a key support worker and plays a crucial role at Headway Norfolk and Waveney by providing one-to-one assistance to individuals with brain injuries.

As the name suggests, a key support worker is a key member of the support team, responsible for developing and maintaining a supportive and enabling relationship with the service user. They work closely with the service user to develop a person-centered care plan that addresses their specific needs, goals, and aspirations. This may include assisting with personal care, medication management, daily living skills, and emotional support.

Prior to Headway Norfolk and Waveney, Nikita used to work for the NHS in maternity services, looking after patients and newborns.

"I enjoy working for Headway, because it helps develop my knowledge and understanding on how different people react with brain injuries. "

Nikita's hobbies are driving, and arts and crafts.