Relief Support Worker

Job Reference: 49228
Posted: Thursday 6th January 2022
Closing Date: Thursday 3rd February 2022
£9.60 per hour
Blackpool, Lancashire

Are you looking for a diverse role that is fun, stimulating and rewarding every day?

Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people with a learning disability living in our supported living service and supported via our outreach/domiciliary service based in Blackpool, Lancashire?

Creative Support are looking for motivated, enthusiastic and passionate Relief Support Workers to join our friendly staff team in Blackpool, Lancashire. Our vibrant supported living and domiciliary service provides person-centered support to adults who have learning disabilities, some of whom are on the autistic spectrum and have complex needs. You will provide person-centered care and support to tenants and service users on the outreach to take part in all aspects of everyday life and to enjoy life to the fullest. No two days will be the same for a Relief Support Worker, as our residents love to engage in activities such as swimming, walking, watching sports, baking, and many more!

Your Support Worker role will include:

– Providing support with daily living and domestic tasks such as cooking and cleaning,
– Providing excellent, respectful personal care to our service users,
– Encourage residents to engage in a wide range of exciting activities inside the home and out in the community,
– Be willing to work flexibly according to the needs of the service,
– You will be paid on a weekly basis.

Previous experience is essential for all relief roles. We value the personal skills and interests you bring to the role and to the lives of service users. This role in Blackpool offers unique and challenging opportunities bringing great job satisfaction to those who are looking to make a positive difference to the lives of others and can provide a career path into social care.

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 and provides information on the service and shifts, including directions.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

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.

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 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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