Wigan, Greater Manchester
£18,564.00 - £20,416.00 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of individuals with Learning Disabilities and Autism in Wigan?


Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, autism, mental health and other needs. We are looking for a knowledgeable, resourceful and energetic Team Leader for 3 supported living houses in Wigan.


The three houses provide care and support to up to 12 service users with a range of care and support needs. We pride ourselves on our ability to provide person centred and tailored support to ensure individuals are able to explore life opportunities, build and develop skills and aspire to achieve their goals. We are looking for an individual to work with our senior management team to ensure this is achieved for these individuals.


You must have skills in positive communication and engagement and will be able to demonstrate unconditional positive regard for the people we support. You must be able to write clear assessments, support plans and guidelines and work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos.  You must be able to lead a team with confidence and provide clear supervisions and support to your team members.


You must be willing to actively embrace all aspects of the role including support with personal care and domestic tasks as well as community activities, day trips and holidays.


This role offers unique and challenging opportunities bringing great job satisfaction and wonderful development and career opportunities. We provide relevant training including accredited management training and health and social care diplomas through our own training academy. You will be required to manage rotas and within this work in a flexible manner including working evenings, weekends and sleep-ins as required.


In addition to opportunities for personal and career development we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture.

More about Creative Support
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: 12 June 2020
Closed date: 05 July 2020
Job ref: 34694
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker

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