Relief Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
St Helens
Salary
Up to £7.60ph plus accrued holiday credit
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
06 Jan 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organization which provides care and support to people with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, mental health needs, and older people.

We are recruiting warm, person centred, and highly motivated individuals to work with people with learning disabilities in the St Helens area. Your role will include:

  • Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to service users
  • Maximising service user outcomes by working towards greater independence and social inclusion
  • Involving service users in decisions about the care and support they receive and their lives
  • Collaborating with service users, families and involved professionals to provide a consistent service that best meets the needs and preferences of service users

It is expected that you will work flexibly, including evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of the service.

Experienced is essential for this role. You will have a warm, caring nature, and a commitment to making a positive difference in people’s lives.

This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. After successful completion of the probationary period, you will automatically be enrolled in the NVQ level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma and you will receive on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.

We do not accept CV's 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 for 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.