Creative Support

Creative Support Lancaster, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Employing over 5,000 staff members, we are continuing to grow at a fast pace nationally and are looking for dedicated, caring individuals to join our staff team in your local area. We are looking for warm, flexible and experienced practitioners to provide person centred care and support in our Lancaster Extra Care Service, which enables older people to enjoy an active and independent lifestyle. Your role will include: Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to older people Maximising outcomes for clients by maintaining their independence and encouraging them to lead an active, fulfilling lifestyle Collaborating with clients, their families and involved professionals to ensure a coordinated and consistent service Experience is essential for this role. You must have a warm, caring and respectful personality to succeed in this role. It is expected that you will work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. We will provide you with on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.
Creative Support Droylsden, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including older people, individuals with a learning disability and other needs. Employing over 5,200 staff members, we are continuing to grow at a fast pace nationally and are looking for dedicated, caring individuals to join our staff team in your local area. We are looking for warm, flexible and motivated individuals to provide person centred care and support in our Droylsden Extra Care Service, which enables older people to enjoy an active and independent lifestyle. Your role will include: Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to older people Maximising outcomes for clients by maintaining their independence and encouraging them to lead an active, fulfilling lifestyle Collaborating with clients, their families and involved professionals to ensure a coordinated and consistent service Experience is essential for this role.
Creative Support Wythenshawe, Manchester, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a non-profit provider of personalised care and support for people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum conditions and older people. We are recruiting a Support Worker for our service for 12 people with learning disabilities and complex health needs, who live in two attractive new build properties in Wythenshawe. We are looking for a motivated, caring individual to provide person-centred support to people with a learning disability in Wythenshawe. Your responsibilities will include: Providing personal care, practical and emotional, to people with a learning disability Identifying and accessing opportunities for social inclusion with service users Collaborating with service users, families and involved professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service that meets the needs of service users Assisting the line manager with the day-to-day running of the service This is a fantastic service which enables great outcomes for the people we support. We are looking for staff who have the commitment and dedication to go the extra mile to enable people to achieve their personal goals. Experience of working with people with a learning disability is desirable, as is a relevant professional qualification. The position is open to graduates, experienced practitioners, and people looking to start their career in social care. You must be warm and able to work in a person-centred way with people with a learning disability. You will be expected to work flexibly on a rota to meet the needs of the service, including evenings, weekends, and bank holidays. The service is easy to travel to from across South Manchester as it is opposite the metrolink stop in Wythenshawe and therefore it is not necessary to be a car driver. This position offers the opportunity to work in an environment that challenges and encourages personal and professional development. Creative Support has obtained Investors in People Silver status and you will receive ongoing training regarding the service user group you work with and training regarding changes to the law governing social care.
Creative Support Blackburn, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organisation which is looking to recruit warm and person centred individuals in your area to provide the highest standards to service users with support needs. With a strong history of over twenty years in helping individuals with a wide range of needs to live independent and fulfilling lives, we ensure that our clients enjoy opportunities for personal development and engaging within their local communities. As part of this commitment we require dedicated, motivated and warm individuals to provide care to individuals with a range of learning disabilities within the Blackburn area. You will work with the people we support to promote healthy living and independence. Previous experience within a care role is not essential for this role and all new employees will undertake full training with our support which includes the Diploma in Health and Social Care level 2 qualification. Car drivers for this role are preferred. Relief hours are also available.
Creative Support Urmston, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a not-for-profit social care provider supporting people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum conditions, and older people. We are seeking to recruit a Female Support Worker to provide personalised care for a female service user who has learning disabilities and is on the autistic spectrum, providing support to her within her own home. We are looking for a motivated, caring individual whose responsibilities will include: Providing personal, practical and emotional care Identifying and accessing opportunities for social inclusion Collaborating with service users, families and involved professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service that meets the needs of service users Assisting the Senior Support Worker with the day-to-day running of the service This is a fantastic service which delivers successful and supportive outcomes for the individuals that we support. We need staff who have the commitment and dedication to go the extra mile, enabling our service users to achieve their personal goals. Experience of working with people with a learning disability is desirable, as is a relevant professional qualification. The position is open to graduates, experienced practitioners, and those who are looking to start their career in social care. You will be expected to work flexibly on a rota to meet the needs of the service including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. The service is easy to travel to from any point across South Manchester, with regular bus links to and from Manchester city centre. We offer the opportunity to work in an environment that encourages personal and professional development. Creative Support has obtained Investors in People Silver status and you will receive ongoing training relating to the service user group you work with and changes to the law that governs social care.
Creative Support Partington, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a high quality provider of support to individuals with a wide range of care needs including learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Employing over 5,000 staff members, we are continuing to grow at a fast pace nationally and are looking for dedicated, caring individuals to join our staff team in your local area. We are looking for warm, flexible and experienced practitioners to provide person centred care and support in our Partington, Trafford Extra Care Service, which enables older people to enjoy an active and independent lifestyle. Your role will include: Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to older people Maximising outcomes for clients by maintaining their independence and encouraging them to lead an active, fulfilling lifestyle Collaborating with clients, their families and involved professionals to ensure a coordinated and consistent service Experience is essential for this role. You must have a warm, caring and respectful personality to succeed in this role. It is expected that you will work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, including evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. We will provide you with on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.
Creative Support St Helens, Saint Helens, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organization which provides care and support to people with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, mental health needs, and older people. We are recruiting warm, person centred, and highly motivated individuals to work with people with learning disabilities in the St Helens area. Your role will include: Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to service users Maximising service user outcomes by working towards greater independence and social inclusion Involving service users in decisions about the care and support they receive and their lives Collaborating with service users, families and involved professionals to provide a consistent service that best meets the needs and preferences of service users It is expected that you will work flexibly, including evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of the service. Experienced is essential for this role. You will have a warm, caring nature, and a commitment to making a positive difference in people's lives. This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. After successful completion of the probationary period, you will automatically be enrolled in the NVQ level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma and you will receive on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.
Creative Support Moston Green, Sandbach CW11 3QD, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
We are looking to recruit calm, resourceful and energetic individuals who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly teams in Moston, North Manchester. You will provide person-centred care and support to tenants with learning disabilities to take part in all aspects of every day life and to enjoy a wide range of activities. You will provide support to People with Mental Health Needs in a recovery focused environment, promoting independence and move-on enabling them to reach their full potential through education and training. 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 You will need to be flexible and able to deliver support in all aspects of daily living and personal care in a dignified manner. Each of our Services provide support to meet individualised needs and requires shift work, which includes contributing to a 24hr rota within our supported living services including sleepovers. Another of our services includes the provision of housing related support to individuals living within their own tenancy. We are looking to recruit people who enjoy a challenging and rewarding job and who wish to develop through the training packages that we offer. Car driver preferred. Creative Support also offers a wide range of benefits such as: • Full and part time hours • QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2,3 or 5 • Free life assurance • Pension with company contribution • A range of employee discounts
Creative Support 118-120 York Rd, Hartlepool TS26 9DE, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national 'not-for-profit' organisation which is looking to recruit warm and person centred individuals in Hartlepool to provide the highest standards to service users with mental health support needs. With a strong history of over 20 years in helping individuals with a wide range of needs to live independent and fulfilling lives, we ensure that our Service Users enjoy opportunities for personal development and engaging within their local communities. Our services focus on promoting recovery, wellbeing and greater independence. We enable people to make progress in these areas by recognising and building on their strengths, coping abilities, social networks and natural support systems. To achieve these positive outcomes, we work in partnership with the people we support as well as a wide range of agencies and community groups. We are committed to using our assets and resources to create new opportunities for the people we support. We are looking for experienced, motivated and flexible individuals to provide structured person centred support, enabling service users to make choices to achieve their goals and have a good quality of life. You will be of a warm approachable disposition, able to use initiative and drive. We deliver high quality support for service users for up to 2 years teaching the necessary skills to live independently in the community. Our support package includes daily living skills, budgeting, training and education, accessing specialist services and an assortment of leisure activities. You must be able to follow agreed guidelines and work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos demonstrating high workplace values.
Creative Support Ramsbottom, Bury, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support has been a provider of support services for individuals with mental health needs and learning disabilities for over twenty five years and have developed a strong reputation for delivering high quality individualised services. Now a national not-for-profit organisation with over 5,200 employees we work to respond to service users needs, requirements and preferences to support them to lead fulfilling and independent lives whether they live within community or supported living settings. It is important to us that service users have positive, meaningful lives and to ensure this we require individuals who are person centred, warm and flexible to provide them with the support they need to experience this opportunity. Based within our Bury mental health service, we require caring and dedicated additions to our hard working staff team who support individuals with mental health needs. You must be able to work using your own initiative, promote independence and recovery, work effectively as part of a team and able to work evenings and weekends. What we offer… Creative Support also offers a wide range of training courses and this will be a perfect opportunity for those who are seeking to progress in the health and social care sector as we also offer the QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care level 2, 3 and 5. As a senior practitioner and supervisor, we will support your continuous development by providing accredited courses such as person centred planning, communication approaches and many more. Although previous experience in a similar role is more advantageous, we would like to encourage the people with the right values and passion to apply and work to make a difference. In return we offer a wide range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction. This includes: QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2,3 or 5 Free life assurance Pension with company contribution A range of employee discounts Creative Support is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to delivering local high quality care through a well established and supported local work force. Exempt from section 7 2e of the SDA.
Creative Support Huddersfield, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a not -for-profit organisation providing high quality person centred support for people with learning disabilities and physical disabilities. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated full time and part time support workers to join our team providing support to people living in our new supported housing development in Longwood, Huddersfield. This exciting new development in Kirklees will join our long-standing support services in Calderdale. Our service in Calderdale has recently been assessed by CQC as 'Outstanding' at being ' responsive to meeting people's needs and helping them achieve and celebrate goals relating to their health, independence and social lives'. Take a look at what support work with Creative Support looks like: Have you got experience of working with individuals who have a learning disability and/or physical disabilities? Are you looking for a rewarding new role and great job satisfaction? Do you have a passion for supporting vulnerable adults in your community? You will be required to work effectively as part of a team to provide person centred support in a consistent manner to promote independence, inclusion, wellbeing and personal development. You must be motivated to provide personalised support based around activities that include; daily living tasks such as cooking, cleaning, laundry; supporting people to meet their personal care needs; and enabling people to safely access their local community. This role offers: Opportunities to build rewarding professional relationships with people you support, and to make a real difference to their lives. Support and companionship for vulnerable adults within your community. Flexible shift patterns (evenings and weekends). Commitment to your continuous development - the offer of accredited training courses and relevant Health and Social Care qualifications. Good conditions of service. Although previous experience in a similar role is advantageous, if you have the right values and passion to make a difference to your community, we are keen to hear from you.
Creative Support Blackpool, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people with a learning disability living in a supported living service and supported via our outreach/domiciliary service based in Blackpool? Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centered social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Our supported living and domiciliary service in Blackpool provides person-centered support to adults who have learning disabilities, some of whom are on the autistic spectrum and have complex needs. We are looking for calm, resourceful and energetic individuals who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly team. You will provide person-centered care and support to tenants and service users on the outreach to take part in all aspects of everyday life and to enjoy a wide range of activities. The role includes support with personal care and domestic tasks as well as community activities such as walking, swimming and going to the gym. Prior experience in this field of work is beneficial, although not a substitute for an engaging, creative and person centered approach. We will value the personal skills and interests you bring to the role and to the lives of service users, such as sports, walking and outdoor pursuits, creative arts, music and cooking; to name but a few. 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 and can provide a career path into social care.
Creative Support Bolton, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a non profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Our supported living service in Bolton provides person centred support to adults on the Autism Spectrum and who may also have learning disabilities and complex needs. We are looking for a warm, caring individual who are committed to providing person centred support and care to people with autism spectrum conditions and additional needs. Your role will include: Providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to service users Supporting service users to develop independent living skills and community inclusion Managing behaviour which challenges services in line with training you will receive Experience in providing care and support to people with autism spectrum conditions, and knowledge of positive behavioural support and implementing mental health recovery models is preferable but not essential. It is desirable that you hold a relevant social care qualification. It is expected that you will work flexibly, including evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of the service. Being a car driver is essential for this role. This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. After successful completion of the probationary period, you will automatically be enrolled in the NVQ level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma and you will receive on-going training to best meet the needs of the service users.
Creative Support Fazakerley, Liverpool, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Are you looking for a career in health and social care, do you have commitment, positive values and resilience? Creative Support are looking to recruit self-motivating, creative and resourceful individuals with the personal drive to go the extra mile to provide personalised support to adults with a range of disabilities including learning disabilities, mental health needs and physical disabilities. You will be based in a new service in Fazakerley. We need energetic, hardworking people to form a busy staff team to support a number of service users living in their own apartments providing shared support, 1:1 and 2:1 support. You will be required to work waking night shifts which will include weekends and bank holidays and work with the utmost positive regard for the individuals we support. Your responsibilities will include: Providing respectful, practical and emotional support with practical tasks including personal care, Responding to requests from service users throughout the night and completing regular welfare checks where required, Collaborating with Service users, Families and Professionals on a daily basis, Developing the independent living skills of the service users, Maximising service user outcomes by promoting independence, confidence and self-esteem, In return for your commitment Creative Support offers a wide range of employee benefits: Specialised training through our internal training academy Guaranteed contracted hours (full or part time) QCF Diploma in health & social care level 2 and higher Pension with company contribution Access to many useful discounts for you and your family through our reward scheme The opportunity and encouragement to progress within the company Car drivers a preferred requirement. If you have any questions please contact a member of the management team by calling .
Creative Support Northenden, Wythenshawe, Manchester M22 4EQ, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organisation which is looking to recruit warm and person centred individuals to provide the highest standards to service users with mental health needs in Northernden. With a strong history of over twenty years in helping individuals with a wide range of needs to live independent and fulfilling lives, we ensure that our clients enjoy opportunities for personal development and engaging within their local communities. We are looking for caring, flexible and motivated people to provide person centred care and support in our supported housing services for adults with mental health needs. You will need to be committed to promoting independence, well-being and enabling service users to enjoy an active lifestyle. Creative Support also offers a wide range of training courses and this will be a perfect opportunity for those who are seeking to progress in the health and social care sector as we also offer the QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care level 2 - 5. Creative Support is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to delivering local high quality care through a well established and supported local work force.
Creative Support Heysham, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Are you looking for a new challenge? To have a job that truly gives you the chance to make a difference to people's lives? Would you like the opportunity to be part of something special? Creative Support can give you that opportunity. We are looking to recruit a senior worker to lead our Support Workers in our service in Morecambe which provides support for people with a learning disability and may have other support needs. All our services are individualised, person centred and deliver valued outcomes for people, as we passionately believe that the people we support have the right to lives that are meaningful and which enables them to reach their full potential as individuals. We are committed to service delivery designed around an individual's needs and the choices of people we support. Managers and leaders are visible, hands on and supportive which helps to empower staff and this collaborative working results in an evolving, organic development of the service. If this sounds like a job for you, and you would like the opportunity to make that difference, to your life and to someone else's then please contact us
Creative Support Heysham, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
We are recruiting a Support Coordinator for our supported living and outreach service in Morecambe, which provides person centred support to adults with learning disabilities, some of whom have autism spectrum conditions and complex needs. We are looking for an experienced practitioner with management experience to provide care and support to people with learning disabilities. Your role will include: Developing the independent living skills and community inclusion of service users Identifying and accessing activities with service users to promote valued and meaningful lifestyles Providing respectful personal care, emotional and practical support to service users Collaborating with service users, families, and the multi-disciplinary team to maximise service user outcomes Implementing Creative Support principles, policies, procedures and guidelines and ensuring that the service fulfils CQC requirements Supervising and supporting staff to best meet service user needs and preferences Supporting service users with behaviour that challenges services and implement positive behaviour support Experience is essential for this role, as well as access to a car. You will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, including evenings and weekends. This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that offers personal and professional development. We will provide you with further managerial training and qualifications to best meet the needs of the service.
Creative Support 32A Brown Ln, Heald Green, Cheadle SK8 3RL, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a not-for-profit organisation which provides high quality person-centred social care services for adults with learning disabilities, mental health needs and other support needs. We are very excited to be expanding our service provision in Stockport, and are currently recruiting for our supported living service in Cheadle. We are looking for enthusiastic, resourceful and energetic individuals who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly team. You will provide person-centred support to tenants to take part in all aspects of everyday life, to engage with their local communities, and to remain safe and well at night. Although previous experience is not essential, you will demonstrate the values that are essential for a role of this nature such as warmth, compassion and unconditional positive regard. You will receive a full local and corporate induction. You will have access to ongoing internal and external training and personal development through regular supervisions and appraisals. This is a waking-night position and you will be required to work night shift in a flexible manner on rota. In addition to opportunities for personal and career development, we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture. This role is exempt from Section 7 2e of the SDA.
Creative Support 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
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 commitment to developing the service and the staff team. You will be responsible for Maximise 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 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 and experience of working with individuals with learning disabilities are essential within this post
Creative Support Stockport District, UK
Oct 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs. We are committed to providing responsive, person centred care which promotes the independence, wellbeing and social inclusion of the people we support. We are seeking a highly motivated Administrator to join our Recruitment team based in our friendly, busy office near the town center of Stockport, 5 minutes' walk from the train station. This would be a great opportunity for someone who has a passion or interest in working in Recruitment for a not-for-profit organisation. For this interesting and varied role, you will be responsible for proofing and advertising recruitment focused advertisements online in addition to the production and review of associated job descriptions and interview question sets. Additionally, you will provide first class customer service to applicants and managers and will support the wider Recruitment department with other functions such as the processing of applications, maintaining department records, processing CQC inspection requests, Probationary Review paperwork and dealing with applicant queries. You must have excellent communication skills with the ability to work well under pressure in order to meet deadlines. You will have proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages including Word and Excel and will have a confident but polite telephone manner. Additionally you will have strong administration skills and an excellent standard of English to proof read text for inaccuracies and create high standard role specific texts. Our range of employee benefits includes: Guaranteed Contracted Hours, 37.5 hours per week Free life assurance Pension with company contribution A range of employee discounts This is a full time role over five days with occasional weekend shift support for our Out of Hours On-Call desk.