Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Dudley
Posted
16 Feb 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Creative Support is a non-profit provider of person centred care and support to people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum conditions, and older people. We are recruiting a Support Worker for our Supported Living Service in Dudley. The service consists of 5 flats each offering shared accommodation for 2-4 tenants with learning disabilities, complex health and physical health needs.

We are looking for a confident, warm, highly motivated and committed individual for the position in Dudley. Your role will include:

  • Providing respectful personal care, emotional and practical support to service users
  • Supporting service users through the use of positive behaviour strategies
  • Assessing service user needs and devising support plans accordingly
  • Collaborating with service users, families, the multi-disciplinary team to maximise outcomes for service users

You will need to be flexible and responsive to changing needs and be willing to work flexibly, including weekends, evenings, and bank holidays.

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.

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