Relief Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
West Midlands
Salary
7.70 GBP Hourly + plus accrued holiday credit
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Expires
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Childcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Creative Support is a not-for-profit provider of care and support to people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum conditions, and older people. We are recruiting Relief Support Workers for our Supported Living and Outreach Support Services for people with learning disabilities in Sandwell.

We are looking for warm, dedicated and enthusiastic individuals who are committed to providing person centred support to people with learning disabilities. 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.

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