Senior Homecare Worker (Job Ref: 20378)

Position Categories: Full Time, Mental Health, new, North West

Location: Rochdale

Salary: Up to £16,344 per annum dependent on experience, qualifications and current salary

Closing Date: 20 January 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 20378JCP, 20378GWO, 20378RED

Short Job Description:

Rochdale Personalisation Service delivers a homecare service across the borough of Rochdale in a community setting. We are seeking a warm, professional and organised individual to manage the day to day running of the service. This is a fast paced, dynamic service providing support to individuals on personalised packages of care with varying needs which include: daily living support, personal care, managing finances, dietary support, attending healthcare appointments and promoting independence. Successful candidates will demonstrate strong organisational skills and communication, devise rotas and allocate visits for the staff team, liaise with care teams and partner agencies, supervise staff and provide staff support in their roles. You will engage with service users and build trusting therapeutic relationships, working to encourage a positive life outlook and coping skills. The full job description lists in detail the requirements for the role. The service operates 7 days a week, 365 days a year and you will be expected to work on a rota system undertaking shift work as required. Evening and weekend work is expected. A comprehensive range of company benefits is included. Car drivers are preferred but not essential.

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.

Application Instructions:

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