Male Community Support Worker (Job Ref: 18675)

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

Location: Stockport

Salary: Up to £7.80ph based on experience

Closing Date: 29 November 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18675JCP, 18675GWO, 18675RED


Short Job Description:

We need highly motivated people who are looking for a new and exciting opportunity to work with individuals with learning disabilities in their own homes in Stockport.

You will be kind, attentive and responsive to individual needs and preferences. You will have a passion for promoting active involvement whilst offering respect and unconditional positive regard for the people you support. You will work creatively to promote community links, confidence and independence in daily living and have an empathetic and solution focused approach. You will demonstrate the ability to work flexibly and autonomously to efficiently manage a fluid caseload.

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 also demonstrate an understanding of the important elements of supporting people with learning disabilities and mental health needs as well as having analytical and problem solving skills that are essential to managing your own caseload in the community.

We welcome applications from graduates, people with life skills and people with social care experience. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our dedicated community support team; you will receive a full local and corporate induction and access to nationally recognised qualifications, including access to the level 3 diploma in health and social care. In addition to opportunities for personal and career development we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture.

Car Driver desirable but not essential.

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.


Application Instructions:

Download the full job description and application form below, print a copy and post to us (applications which are completed by typing can be emailed to us at recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk).

It's important for you to read the full job description so that you can complete your application form with details relevant to the position. Make sure you read our Recruitment FAQs before sending in your application form.

Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed (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.

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


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