Relief Home Care Worker (Job Ref: 20419)

Position Categories: Midlands, new, Older People, Part Time

Location: Rowan Village, Stoke on Trent

Salary: Up to £7.60 per hour plus accrued holiday credit

Closing Date: 08 March 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 20419JCP 20419GWO 20419RED

Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Employing over 5,200 staff members, we are continuing to grow at a fast pace nationally and are looking for dedicated, caring individuals to join our staff team in your local area.

We are currently looking for experienced relief staff for our Extra Care Service at Rowan Village. Rowan Village in Meir is a purpose built scheme of 75 flats serving a number of people with a variety of care and support needs, it also contains a gym, a workshop and a recreational area for residents to maintain a healthy balance and improve their wellbeing.

You will be an experienced provider of person centred support and care to older people. This role will include:
• Building warm, trusting relationships with service users
• Provide personal care and practical and emotional support in service user homes
• Maintaining the dignity of service users
• Encourage service users to live a socially inclusive and valued life and to maintain a healthy lifestyle

You will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, including evening and weekend shifts.

This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. We will provide you with on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.

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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Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed ( 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.