Relief Extra Care Support Worker
Creative Support is a nationwide not-for-profit care provider, specializing in the provision of person-centered support to adults with a wide range of needs.
At present, we are looking for warm, flexible and motivated Relief Extra Care Support Workers to work in our supported living Extra Care scheme based in Wakefield. You will be providing personalised care and support to older adults who may have a learning disability and/or mental health needs. You will work in the principle of Creative Support, promoting active and independent lifestyles for the adults you support. You must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to provide respectful personal care. We welcome applicants who are experienced as well as those who are looking for a new career in the care sector.
Previous experience in a similar role is essential, we encourage applications from people with the right values and a passion for Extra Care and making a difference.
Benefits of working with Creative Support:
- Free 24/7 counselling and employee support programme,
- Company paid enhanced DBS and company provided uniform for Extra Care staff,
- All our staff are supported 24/7 by our out of hour’s teams,
- As a Creative Support Bank Staff member you will have access to our free app which allows you to pick up shifts in any area of the country, provides information on the service and shifts as well as directions.
- You can chose to be paid on a weekly or monthly basis.
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 would encourage candidates to apply to this post as soon as possible. If we receive a large number of applications we may process these prior to the deadline.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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