Support Coordinator (Job Ref: 24273)

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

Location: Calderdale

Salary: Up to £19,847pa based on experience

Closing Date: 08 August 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 24273JCP, 24273RED, 24273GWO

Short Job Description:

Do you want to help manage one of our supported living teams providing a 24/7 service to 3 people with complex needs who share their own tenancy in the West Vale area of Halifax?

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual able to:
• Promote fulfilling and meaningful lives for the people they will support
• Work closely in partnership with peoples’ families
• Coordinate approaches with health professionals to achieve peoples’ health outcomes
• Coordinate, manage and develop a dedicated staff team
• Effectively manage the service in order to meet a comprehensive range of quality standards

You will be working with, and be supported by the Team Leader of the service, and provides a great opportunity if you are new to social care management and wish to develop your management skills and have relevant experience and qualification in this , or a related health/ social care field. You will be providing direct support to people most days – but also have dedicated management time

Successful candidates will be supported and encouraged to develop and enhance their skills and qualifications through our internal training academy. Comprehensive support and mentoring will be provided to the successful applicant to enable them to meet the expectations of the post.

The role involves regular shifts, weekend work and occasional sleep-in duties.

You must be able to drive peoples own Motability vehicles (currently all manual gearbox)

For further information about the post please contact Tim Ham on 01422 323422

Application Instructions:

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