Weekend Extra Care Support Worker

Job Reference: 35190
Posted: Friday 29th May 2020
Closing Date: Friday 12th June 2020
Up to £8.90ph based on experience and qualifications
Houghton Regis, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, South East England

Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Employing over 5,000 staff members, we are continuing to grow at a fast pace nationally and are looking for dedicated, caring individuals to join our staff team in your local area.

We are looking for warm, flexible and motivated individuals to provide person centred care and support in our Bedfordshire Extra Care Service Redhouse Court, Houghton Regis, which enables older people to enjoy an active and independent lifestyle. Your role will include:

  • Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to older people in their own homes within an extra care scheme as part of an on-site care team.
  • Promoting and maintaining independence, choice and wellbeing for those in our care.
  • Collaborating with clients, their families and involved professionals to ensure a coordinated and consistent service
  • You will work from one location for the duration of your shift.

Redhouse Court is located within walking-distance of the town centre and is well connected via local buses. There is limited on-site parking available and also street parking.

Experience is not essential for this role, however, you must have a warm, caring and respectful personality to succeed in this role. We welcome applications from experienced practitioners, graduates and individuals looking to pursue a career in social care.

We are particularly looking for individuals who are looking for weekend work, which is ideal for students or those looking for part time hours.

You will be provided with a free uniform and extensive training to fulfil your role.

(Various part time shifts and hours available across Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3TS

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