Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Billingham
Salary
Up to £7.70ph based on experience
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you like a challenge? If so we are looking for confident, strong and calm individuals to work in our Lunedale Road supported living service to provide person centred support to service users who have either a learning disability; mental health; Autism and some behaviours that challenge so that they can experience a wide range of opportunities for personal development. The Service is provided in 4 bungalows to adults aged between 18 and 70 years of age on a 1-1 basis; 2-1 when out in the community.

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.

This post is to cover a 24hr rota pattern, which includes waking night support, as part of a friendly, motivated team.

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

We do not accept CVs as a form of application, 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.