Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Stockport, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
05 Sep 2019
Ref
1229533722
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Creative Support is a not-for-profit organisation which provides high quality person-centred social care services for adults with learning disabilities, mental health needs and other support needs. We are very excited to be expanding our service provision in Stockport, and are currently recruiting within our established supported living services across the area.

We are looking for enthusiastic, resourceful and energetic individuals who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly team. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a new service where you will be able to contribute to the shaping of a brand new team. You will provide person-centred support to tenants to take part in all aspects of everyday life and to engage and participate with their local communities.

Take a look at what support work with Creative Support looks like:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Qk9boeqfPc

Although previous experience is not essential, you will demonstrate the values that are essential for a role of this nature such as warmth, compassion and unconditional positive regard. You will receive a full local and corporate induction. You will have access to ongoing internal and external training and personal development through regular supervisions and appraisals.

We offer full-time positions and you will be required to work in a flexible manner on rota which includes evenings, weekends and sleep-ins. We also offer part-time positions which are ideal for fitting around personal commitments, study or caring responsibilities. In addition to opportunities for personal and career development, we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture.

We currently have vacancies in the following Stockport Supported Living Services:

Davenport

Experience of supporting people with Autism and epilepsy desired. Drivers required. Vacancies for male and female staff. Staff complete all domestic tasks.

Reddish

Interest in working with younger adults who enjoy online gaming desirable. Drivers not required. Vacancies for male and female staff. Light domestic duties included.

Hazel Grove

Interest in working with older people desirable. Drivers required. Vacancies for male and female staff. Light domestic duties included.

Cheadle

Experience of supporting people with autism desired. Drivers required. Vacancies for male only staff. Light domestic duties included.

Offerton

Experience of supporting people with epilepsy, hoists desirable. Calm but assertive staff required. Drivers required. Sleep-ins require female only staff, double cover can be male or female staff. Staff complete all domestic tasks.

Woodley

Experience of supporting people with Dysphagia desirable. Ability to communicate well through body language and to share jokes with tenants essential. Drivers required as tenants enjoy activities. Vacancies for male and female staff. Moderate domestic duties required.

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