Senior Support Worker

Job Reference: 42240
Posted: Wednesday 2nd June 2021
Closing Date: Thursday 24th June 2021
Up to £9.70 per hour
Northamptonshire
Full-Time

Creative Support have an exciting new opportunity for an enthusiastic and dedicated Senior Support Worker to assist the Management Team working at our Northamptonshire Community and Supported Living Services. Working with a highly skilled team of Managers and Supported Living staff, you will be responsible for supporting the team in delivering the day-to-day provision of support to individuals with learning disabilities and behaviour that may challenge in Northamptonshire.

Do you have what it takes?

You must have a good understanding of learning disabilities, complex care needs, and person-centred practice, and have a real commitment to your development and to the development of the service. You will be expected to contribute to management team meetings and to partake in development opportunities. You must be able to lead a team by example, demonstrating positive practice and values at all times. We offer a hands-on management approach for Senior Support Staff, and offer a full induction and access to relevant training. We are looking for someone who has strong commination, computer and motivational skills.

At least one year’s experience in supporting people with learning disabilities is essential for this role, and experience supervising a staff team and devising rota’s would be beneficial.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:

• Free 24/7 counselling and employee support programme,
• Competitive pay and a pension with company contribution,
• Company paid enhanced DBS for all staff,
• All our staff are supported 24/7 by our out of hour’s teams.

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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