Male Afro-Caribbean Support Worker (Job Ref: 23086)

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

Location: Hulme, Manchester

Salary: Up to £8.00ph based on experience and qualifications

Closing Date: 06 September 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 23086RED, 23086JCP, 23086GWO, 23086CRJ

Short Job Description:

Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs. Our services provide responsive and person centred care which is specific to the needs of the individual. The key to achieving this quality of support is by having a staff workforce that is hardworking and committed to ensuring the best possible quality of life and independence for those we provide this care for.

We require motivated, reliable and flexible individuals to provide person centred support to adults with severe and enduring mental health needs in Hulme, Manchester. This is a specialist Afro-Caribbean service so applicants must be able to cater for each service users individual needs. Cultural awareness and insight required. You will support service users in living a full and healthy life to live independently. This is a full time role, 37.5hrs per week, with weekend lone working shifts. Full training and support provided.

What we offer…

Creative Support also offers a wide range of training courses and this will be a perfect opportunity for those who are seeking to progress in the health and social care sector as we also offer the QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care level 2 – 5. As a senior practitioner and supervisor, we will support your continuous development by providing accredited courses such as person centred planning, communication approaches and many more. Although previous experience in a similar role is more advantageous, we would like to encourage the people with the right values and passion to apply and work to make a difference.

In return we offer a wide range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction. This includes:
• QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2,3 and 5
• Free life assurance
• Pension with company contribution
• A range of employee discounts

Exempt from section 7 2e of the SDA.
Exempt from section 5 2d of the RDA.

Application Instructions:

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