Recovery Support Worker

Job Reference: 76972
Posted: Thursday 11th July 2024
Closing Date: Friday 2nd August 2024
£12.00 per hour
Wigan, North West

Are you interested in Mental Health and looking for a diverse role which is fun, stimulating and rewarding every day?

Creative Support is looking for an enthusiastic, confident and proactive Recovery Support Worker to join our friendly staff team in Wigan. At this mental health we provide quality care and support to residents with mental health support needs. You will be providing excellent tenancy support to these individuals according to their individual support plans, so personal care and medication administration are not required. Our tenants require support in areas such as cooking, shopping, developing daily living skills, accessing the community and attending appointments.

Your role will include:

  • Developing warm and trusting relationships with service users enabling them to enjoy their time at the service to the fullest
  • Encouraging service users to engage in a range of exciting social activities both within and outside their homes
  • Completing welfare checks with residents, assisting them with appointments and providing excellent tenancy support
  • Full time hours (37.5 hours per week) or part time (to be agreed) and a willingness to work flexibly according to the needs of the service to include weekends and bank holidays

We are looking for candidates from all walks of life and previous care experience is not essential. You just need a passion for providing person-centred care and support to individuals with mental health support needs.

Vacancy Reference Number: 76972

Applications for this role must be submitted via the Creative Support website using the above vacancy reference number

Full training is provided, as is the opportunity to work towards QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care. Benefits of working with Creative Support include a probationary bonus, pension contributions, 28 days Annual Leave and company paid enhanced DBS.

We are a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organization – Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Gold awarded.

We can only accept applications from candidates who are located in and eligible to work within the UK. – This post will not be open to Sponsorship under the UKVI scheme

We can only accept fully completed applications from candidates who are located in and eligible to work within the UK, we do not accept CV’s as a form of application – This post will not be open to Sponsorship under the UKVI scheme.

Application Instructions:

To apply, candidates must complete the online application form located on our company website via the listing for the above reference numbered role. We do not accept CV’s as a method of application.

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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. We do not provide outcomes for unsuccessful applications.

For role or application queries please email

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

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