Male Asian Community Outreach Worker (Job Ref: 18612)

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

Location: Greater Manchester

Salary: Up to £7.70ph

Closing Date: 28 November 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18612JCP, 18612GWO, 18612RED

Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a not-for-profit provider of care and support to people with a wide range of needs including learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum conditions and older people. We are recruiting for a Male Community Support Worker at our Community services in Manchester.

Working as part of a specialist Asian Outreach Team you will provide support to service users to promote their independence, choice, inclusion and well-being. You will have a respectful and positive approach and be willing to work on a rota. The ability to speak an Asian language (eg Punjabi, Hindu, Guajarati or Urdu) is vital.

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.

£300 development incentive available, temporary three month role working 9-5pm Mon-Friday.

Exempt from section 5 2(d) of the RRA and section 7 2(e) of the SDA.

We do not accept CVs 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. 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:

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