Relief Support Worker (Job Ref: 22937)

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

Location: Horsforth

Salary: £7.90ph plus accrued holiday credit

Closing Date: 14 August 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 22937JCP, 22937GWO, 22937RED


Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Our service in Horsforth, Leeds provides person centred support to adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions.
We are looking for a warm, caring individual who are committed to providing person centred support and care to people with autism spectrum conditions and additional needs. Your role will include:
• Providing personal care, practical and emotional support to adults with learning disabilities
• Maximising service user outcomes by promoting independence and social inclusion
• Encouraging service users to be involved in decisions regarding their care and lives
• Collaborate with service users, their families and involved professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service.
Experience in providing care and support to people with autism spectrum conditions and/or learning disabilities is essential. It is desirable that you hold a relevant social care qualification.
It is expected that you will work flexibly, including evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of the service.
This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. After successful completion of the probationary period, you will automatically be enrolled in the NVQ level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma and you will receive on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.


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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