Relief Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Linthorpe
Salary
Up to £7.70ph plus accrued holiday credit
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including older people, individuals with a learning disability and other needs. Employing over 5,200 staff members, we are continuing to grow at a fast pace nationally and are looking for dedicated, caring individuals to join our staff team in your local area.

We are looking for confident, calm individuals in the Linthorpe region to provide person centred support to 8 service users who have a learning disability, complex needs and challenging behaviour so that they can experience a range of opportunities for personal development and maximise quality of life.

You will have skills in positive communication and engagement and will be able to demonstrate unconditional positive regard for the people we support. You will have the confidence to be able to work within a positive behaviour support framework, to accept responsibility and to develop as a skilled practitioner. You must be able to follow agreed guidelines and to work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos.

These posts are to cover a 24hr rota pattern, which includes waking nights and sleep-ins, as part of a friendly, motivated team.

We are looking to recruit people who enjoy a challenging and rewarding job and who wish to develop through the training packages that we offer. Creative Support also offers a wide range of benefits such as:

• Full and part time hours
• QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2,3 or 5
• Free life assurance
• Pension with company contribution
• A range of employee discounts

Experience for this relief role is essential, if you do not have experience please consider applying for a permanent role to enable us to give you the training and support needed to become a confident practitioner.

We do not accept CV as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required, which we pay for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing 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.