Blackley, Greater Manchester
£9.20 - £9.40 per hour
Permanent, Full-time
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Job description

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Senior Support Worker within our North Manchester Learning Disabilities /Mental Health Service to provide person-centred support to people with learning disabilities and other mental health needs living in their own homes.

Working with a small highly skilled team of support workers, you will assist the Registered Team Manager and Support Coordinator in the management and provision of 24-hour support across flats within a supported living setting.

You must have a good understanding of learning disabilities and person-centred practice as well as a commitment to developing the service and the staff team.

You will be responsible for:

  • Maximising service user outcomes by working closely with the service user, their family and friends, staff and involved professionals
  • Developing and managing staff, including staff training, supervision and appraisal
  • Supporting managers with business planning and service developments
  • Supporting managers with Quality Assurance and CQC compliance
  • Auditing of service paperwork on a monthly basis

In return, we offer a full induction and training program and manager support.

Relevant and transferable skills, as well as experience of working with individuals with learning disabilities, are essential within this post


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Creative Support is a national, high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental heal... Read more

Posted on: 14 January 2021
Closing date: 29 January 2021
Job ref: 36745
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker
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