Senior Support Worker (Job Ref: 19554)

Position Categories: Full Time, Learning Disability, new, North West

Location: Stockport

Salary: Up to £16,844 per annum depending on experience

Closing Date: 17 November 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 19554JCP, 19554GWO

Short Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated senior support worker to assist the Team Leader and Registered Manager in the smooth management and provision of our supported living service in Stockport. Working with a small and highly skilled team of supported living workers, you will be responsible for the day to day provision of support to individuals with learning disabilities across 4 local houses.

You must be an excellent communicator, have a good understanding of learning disabilities, person-centred practice and have a real commitment to your development and the development of the services. You must be willing to work as part of a wider senior structure across Stockport and contribute to senior meetings and development opportunities. You must be able to lead a team by example, demonstrating positive practice, ethos and values at all times. We offer a hands on management approach to senior support staff and offer a full induction and access to relevant training.

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

We do not accept CV 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, 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.

Application Instructions:

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