Support Coordinator (Job Ref: 18694)

Position Categories: Full Time, Learning Disability, Midlands, new

Location: Stoke on Trent

Salary: Up to £20,431 per annum dependent on experience and qualifications

Closing Date: 01 December 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18694JCP, 18694GWO, 18694RED, 18694CRJ

Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a vibrant and progressive national charity delivering high quality person centred outcome focused services.

Our Stoke and North Staffordshire Learning Disability Service is looking for a flexible, highly motivated individual to work alongside the dedicated highly skilled staff team of a service providing support to adults with learning disabilities in the local area.

You will be required to facilitate the day to day management of the service including, effective rota management, staff supervision and provision of direct, hands on support. The role involves the completion of effective person centred assessments; support planning and effective risk assessments as well as liaising with families, professionals and other external stakeholders. You will be expected to be involved fully in the monitoring and auditing of the service in line with CQC standards.

The role is an ideal opportunity for those looking to further develop a career in learning disability services. In return you will receive full training and support in your professional development from our dedicated management team in Stoke and North Staffordshire. We are looking for an individual with the drive and passion to achieve goals with service users whilst maximising independence, choice and opportunity.

Relevant experience is essential for this role; a full clean driving licence is desirable.

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. You may attach a CV if you wish to support your application but CVs alone will not be accepted. An enhanced DBS check is required, which Creative Support pays for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by us. We do not accept 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. Please note applications will be shortlisted as they are received and we may contact you before the closing date to arrange an interview.

Application Instructions:

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