Female Waking Night Support Worker

Job Reference: 49823
Posted: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Closing Date: Monday 4th July 2022
£11.05 per hour (indexed to the London Living Wage)
Camden, London
Part-Time

Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organization which provides care and support to people with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, mental health needs, and older people. Our supported living service in Camden provides person centred support to adults with learning disabilities and complex needs.

We are looking for warm, caring individuals to provide person-centred support to adults with learning disabilities and complex needs in the Camden area. 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.

You will have a warm, caring nature, and a commitment to making a positive difference in people’s lives. 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.

This role is exempt from Section 7.2e of the SDA.

We are a passionate, inclusive and anti-racist organisation. We embrace diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds and cultures. As a Disability Confident Employer we welcome applications from people with a disability, and as a proud Stonewall Diversity Champion we actively encourage applications from the LGBT+ community.

We would encourage you to apply to us even if you have not yet had your COVID 19 vaccine. You will be required to have your first COVID 19 vaccine prior to your interview and your second vaccine before you start work with us. This time will be used to complete post interview recruitment checks. Applicants who are unable to receive the vaccination on medical grounds are still welcome to apply with provision of their official NHS COVID pass letter of medical exemption.

 We will be interviewing for this role as suitable applications are received and may close this role before the closing date upon a successful candidate being appointed.

We do not accept CV’s as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required for which we pay for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency, all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing 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.

Call Georgie Osborne on   0207 2722 865 for any queries.

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to 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.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

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

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