Support Worker

Job Reference: 43221
Posted: Friday 4th June 2021
Closing Date: Friday 25th June 2021
Up to £9.10 per hour
Durham, County Durham
Full-Time, Part-Time

Are you looking for a new challenge? Then here’s the job for you!

Would you like to make a positive difference to someone’s life? Our Service Users attend a mixture of day opportunities and evening social activities; we are keen to continue developing and supporting people to achieve their outcomes, dreams and aspirations.

Durham Services are Independent Supported Living and Floating Support Service with a combination of male and female service users.

We are looking for calm, resourceful and energetic individuals who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly teams. You will provide person-centred care and support to service users to take part in all aspects of everyday life, you will have skills in positive communication and engagement and will be able to demonstrate unconditional positive regard for the people we support. You will have the maturity to be able to work within a positive behaviour support framework, to accept responsibility and to grow in confidence as a skilled practitioner. You must be able to follow agreed guidelines and to work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos.

This role offers unique and challenging opportunities bringing great job satisfaction to those who are looking to make a positive difference to the lives of others. We provide relevant training including accredited health and social care diplomas through our own training academy. You will be required to work in a flexible manner on a rota which includes evenings, weekends and sleep-ins. In addition to opportunities for personal and career development we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture.

This is a role which can be enjoyed by people who are committed to making a positive difference, including experienced care workers, graduates and people looking for a stimulating career path into social care.

Informal enquiries please to Allison Bellwood-High Service Manager on 07812553862

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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