Female Support Coordinator - Camden

Recruiter
Creative Support Ltd
Location
Camden, London
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Creative Support is one of the largest, national not-for-profit providers of care and support services. We are looking for a Female Support Coordinator assist the Project Manager to manage and run a service in Camden that supports 6 female service users with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities, complex health needs and/or behaviours that challenge, to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives within a high quality community-based environment.

You must be warm, caring and totally committed to providing effective, active support which enables people to live fulfilling lives. Previous management or supervisory experience in a similar setting is desirable, and you will be a great role model for our staff. You will embrace the opportunity to develop leadership and management skills whilst working alongside staff and acting as a positive role model on providing person centred support, including dignified personal care; and professional conduct. Your role will include:

  • To ensure that the people we support receive individualised and person centred support which enables them to live a fulfilling and valued life, to participate in their community and to develop their abilities as fully as possible. To provide outcome focused support which enables people to achieve planned goals and desired outcomes. This will involve being actively involved in working with people’s circles of support to develop person centred plans, risk assessments and health action plans.

  • To lead, coordinate and supervise a team of workers to achieve the highest standards of customer care and positive outcomes.

  • You will be expected to support people with all aspects of their personal care.

  • To work in conjunction with other members of the multi-disciplinary teams, families and other stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes for individuals.

Our services enjoy an excellent reputation within Camden and are based in a lively Central London location. We enjoy excellent relationships with the multi-disciplinary team and partner agencies. Our hard working staff are very committed and well-motivated whilst our local management team is vibrant and mutually supportive.

You will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service. This will include working early mornings, late evenings, weekends and bank holidays. The service receives 550 weekly commissioned support hours at present.

Creative Support is committed to your professional development and offers on-going training and development opportunities to all, including Level 4 Diploma in Health & Social Care and other practitioner/leadership training. We would love to hear from you.

Applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. You may attach a CV if you wish to support your application but CVs alone will not be accepted. An enhanced DBS check is required, which Creative Support pays for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by us. We do not accept contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website. Please note applications will be shortlisted as they are received and we may contact you before the closing date to arrange an interview.