Senior Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jul 2019
Closes
27 Jul 2019
Ref
1201568397
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Senior Support Worker within our North Manchester Learning Disabilities /Mental Health Service to provide person centred support to people with learning disabilities and other mental health needs living in their own homes.

Working with a small highly skilled team of support workers, you will assist the Registered Team Manager and Support Coordinator in the management and provision of 24 hour support across flats within a supported living setting.

You must have a good understanding of learning disabilities and person centred practice as well as commitment to developing the service and the staff team.

You will be responsible for:
  • Maximise service user outcomes by working closely with the service user, their family and friends, staff and involved professionals
  • Developing and managing staff, including staff training, supervision and appraisal
  • Supporting managers with business planning and service developments
  • Supporting managers Quality Assurance and CQC compliance
  • Auditing of service paperwork on a monthly basis

In return we offer a full induction and training program and manager support.

Relevant and transferable Skills and experience of working with individuals with learning disabilities are essential within this post

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