Support Worker (Job Ref: 20368)

Position Categories: Full Time, Learning Disability, new, Part Time, Yorkshire and Humber

Location: Calderdale

Salary: Up to £7.70ph based on experience

Closing Date: 15 January 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 20368JCP, 20368GWO, 20368RED


Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a not -for-profit organisation providing high quality person centred support for people with learning disabilities. We are looking for people to join dedicated professional teams providing 24 hour support to people living in their own shared tenancies.

The service has been described by CQC as ‘Outstanding’ at ‘meeting people’s needs and helping them achieve and celebrate goals relating to their health, independence and social lives’.

Click on this link to find out what people are looking for from a ‘great support worker’

The work offers:

• Opportunities to build rewarding professional relationships with people you support.
• The chance to make a real difference in their lives.
• Commitment to your continuous development –the offer of accredited training courses and relevant Health and Social Care qualifications.
• Good conditions of service

Although previous experience in a similar role is advantageous, if you have the right values and passion to make a difference, we are keen to hear from you.
The role involves regular shifts, weekend work and occasional sleep-in duties (for which an allowance is paid).

We would be keen to hear from you if you are able to drive service users’ own Motability vehicles (although this is not a requirement for all posts).
For further information ring 01422 323422 or e-mail the local office at halifax@creativesupport.org.uk
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.


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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