Relief Support Worker

Job Reference: 42299
Posted: Friday 18th June 2021
Closing Date: Friday 9th July 2021
£9.10 per hour
Astley, Wigan
Relief/Bank

Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs. We are currently looking for Relief Support Workers to join our team in Astley, Wigan.

We are looking for motivated, caring individuals to provide person-centred support to people with a learning disability at our supported living service in Astley, Wigan. Your responsibilities will include:
– Providing personal care, practical and emotional, to people with a learning disability
– Identifying and accessing opportunities for social inclusion with service users
– Collaborating with service users, families, and involved professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service that meets the needs of service users
– Assisting the line manager with the day-to-day running of the service

Experience of working with people with a learning disability is essential. You must be warm and able to work in a person-centred way with people with a learning disability. A clean, valid driving licence and willingness to drive service user vehicles is desirable.

You will be expected to work flexibly on a rota to meet the needs of the service, including evenings, weekends, sleep-ins, and bank holidays.

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.

This position offers the opportunity to work in an environment that challenges and encourages personal and professional development.

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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