Relief Support Worker (Job Ref: 19670)

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

Location: Redcar

Salary: Up to £7.70ph plus accrued holiday credit

Closing Date: 13 December 2017

Other Job Ref Numbers: 19670JCP, 19670GWO, 19670RED


Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care.
Redcar Floating Support Service is for the provision of ‘Care at Home’ support for people with a range of different needs, mental health; learning disabilities or dual diagnosis. This is a dynamic and growing community based service that offers a range of support packages to people living in their own homes across the Redcar & Cleveland area. Every package is individualised to our client’s needs. We aim to be flexible and responsive to our clients and therefore, you may visit a number of different people in one day or be based with one individual, your travel expenses will be paid within work time. Our service focuses on promoting independence, reducing isolation, and promoting mental and physical wellbeing.
You will provide person-centred care and support to clients to take part in all aspects of every day life and to enjoy a wide range of activities. You will have skills in positive communication and engagement and will be able to demonstrate unconditional positive regard for the people we support. You will have the maturity to be able to work within a positive behaviour support framework, to accept responsibility and to grow in confidence as a skilled practitioner. You must be able to follow agreed guidelines and to work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos.

We are looking to recruit people who are confident when lone working; experienced in medication administration; who enjoy a challenging and rewarding job. Car drivers are required for this post.
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:

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).

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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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