Morecambe, Lancashire
£9.10 - £9.30 per hour
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

We have a fun, new, vacancy for a support worker at our service in Heysham, Morecambe.

 

Our tenants have a wide range of interests and hobbies including volunteering, walking and membership of the Rollercoaster Association!

 

Join our committed staff team at our supported living service in Morecambe to provide person-centred support to adults with learning disabilities and autism. As a valued support worker you will help our service users to enjoy an excellent quality of life.

 

You will provide person-centred care and support to tenants to take part in all aspects of every day life and to enjoy a wide range of activities. We are looking for the right person to share their passions and interest.

 

Support Worker Duties:

 

  • Collaborating with colleagues, families and involved professionals to ensure a coordinated and consistent service
  • Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support
  • Ability to work flexibly in shifts over the weekend and bank holidays
  • Develop and sustain warm and trusting relationships with service users
  • Shifts are available during the day and for waking nights

 

Prior experience in this field of work is beneficial, although not a substitute for an engaging, creative and person centred approach.

 

This service is based in Heysham, Morecambe and is a short walk from local bus routes.

 

Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including individuals with a learning disability and other needs. We employ over 5,000 staff and have been a not for profit care provider for over 30 years.

 

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 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.

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Creative Support

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: 22 September 2021
Closed date: 12 October 2021
Job ref: 46265
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker

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