Support Worker (Job Ref: 23149)

Position Categories: Complex Needs, Cumbria, Full Time, Learning Disability, new, Part Time

Location: Kendal

Salary: Up to £9.00 per hour based on experience

Closing Date: 09 October 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 23149RED, 23149JCP, 23149GWO, 23149CRJ

Short Job Description:

Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people with a learning disability living in a supported living service and supported via our service based in Kendal.

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 supported living service in Kendal provides person-centred support to adults who have learning disabilities.

We are looking for a positive and engaging person to help support our complex needs service. The role involves providing a person focused approach to meeting daily needs and creating an enriched positive lifestyle for adults with a learning disability living in Kendal. We promote independence and provide all service users with the highest quality of life experiences.

When applying for this role previous experience in a similar post is more advantageous but not essential. We would like to encourage people with the right values and passion to apply and work as part of the team to make a difference. Being a car driver is an essential requirement of this role.

As an employee of Creative Support you we offer you…
• Guaranteed contracted hours (full or part time)
• 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, 3 and 5. We will support your continuous development by providing accredited courses such as person centred planning, communication approaches and many more.
• Free life assurance
• Pension with company contribution
• A range of employee discounts

Creative Support is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to delivering local high quality care through a well-established and supported local work force.

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.