Waking Night Support Worker

Job Reference: 46400
Posted: Friday 15th October 2021
Closing Date: Wednesday 3rd November 2021
£9.55 per hour
Blackpool, Lancashire
Full-Time, Part-Time

Creative Support is looking for a warm, reliable and proactive Waking Night Support Worker to join our friendly staff team in Blackpool, Lancashire. Here we provide quality care and support to two service users with learning disabilities.

At our vibrant services no two days will be the same! Both service users are outgoing and like explore the local community. We are looking for someone with a great sense of humour and who is looking to join a friendly and energetic staff team.

Your role will include:

  • Providing respectful personal care and administering medication,
  • Encouraging residents to engage in a range of exciting social activities both within and outside the home,
  • Developing warm and trusting relationships with service users enabling them to enjoy their time at the service to the fullest,
  • Work flexibly on a rota according to the needs of the service.

Full time hours and part time hours available.

We are looking for candidates from all walks of life. No previous care experience is needed, just a passion for providing person-centred care and support and working in a bright, friendly environment! Full training is provided by our Creative Support Training Academy, as is the opportunity to work towards QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:

  • Free 24/7 counselling and employee support programme,
  • Support to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate,
  • Competitive pay and a pension with company contribution and 28 days annual leave,
  • Company paid enhanced DBS for all staff,
  • All our staff are supported 24/7 by our out of hour’s on call teams

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 expect all applicants to Creative Support to have had at least their first Covid 19 vaccination prior to starting employment with us and to be committed to having the second vaccination within a 3 month period.

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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