Creative Support

Creative Support Whalley Range, Manchester M16 8HY, UK
Dec 15, 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. Our services provide responsive and person centred care which is specific to the needs of the individual. The key to achieving this quality of support is by having a staff workforce that is hardworking and committed to ensuring the best possible quality of life and independence for those we provide this care for. We require dynamic individuals to provide recovery focused support to service users with mental health needs living our supported accommodation services in Whalley Range. You will work in partnership with service users on a rota shift basis to build meaningful and satisfying lives through the provision of flexible and personalised support. You will be part of people's support network to enhance their skills to move onto less supported accommodation. You must be able to work in a non-judgmental manner, promoting hope, empowerment and inclusion. 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 - 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: Guaranteed Contracted Hours (Full or Part Time) QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2, 3 and 5 Free life assurance Pension with company contribution A range of employee discounts Exempt from section 7 2e of the SDA.
Creative Support Whalley Range, Manchester M16 8HY, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
We require a progressive mental health practitioner to manage our registered recovery service for people with mental health needs, located in Whalley Range, Manchester. You will lead a committed and experienced team of staff delivering a person-centred residential recovery service for people with enduring mental health needs. The service enables people to develop the skills and confidence to move towards independent living, to stay well and to enjoy an active lifestyle. We are committed to the active empowerment and involvement of service users and to encouraging self-management and resilience as well as strengths based approaches founded on respect and unconditional positive regard. The Role As the Project Manager you will be responsible for the overall delivery and management of the service and for ensuring that contract requirements and CQC quality standards are met. Specific duties and responsibilities will include: Deployment of staff to meet individual needs and preferences within available resources Supervision, coaching, performance management and support of staff, volunteers and students on placement Responding to referrals and undertaking initial assessments of need Ensuing all service users have a co-produced plan of support and a designated Key Worker Ensuring there are clear goals and expected outcomes for each resident with a defined move-on plan pathway towards greater independence Coordinating a programme of regular person-centred reviews which put each person's views and unique recovery journey at the heart of planning and decision making Working closely with local multi-disciplinary teams and community based agencies to provide holistic, wrap-around support Maintaining high standards of environmental safety/quality and ensuring a welcoming, inclusive atmosphere Facilitate service user engagement, involvement and peer support You will provide excellent customer care and proactively communicate with stakeholders in respect of risk management and the care and welfare of the people we support. You will have a strong ethical duty of care and a commitment to safeguarding vulnerable individuals. This post will really suit you if you are seeking the opportunity to use your mental health practitioner skills and knowledge whilst developing a career in social care management and if you want to foster meaningful, therapeutic relationships with service users and enabling them to move on and make progress to recovery. You will also enjoy positive, professional relationships with the multi-disciplinary team. Qualities Required Applicants will be able to demonstrate warmth, compassion and unconditional positive regard for the people we support and will be able to develop trusting relationships based on empathy and respect. You will have the skills and personal qualities to be able to engage people in meaningful planning and therapeutic activities. You will be expected to work collaboratively and professionally with the people we support, their families and mental health professionals/agencies. You will need an up-to-date understanding of the recovery approach and recovery principles as well as mental health legislation, services and interventions. You will demonstrate knowledge of the MHA, MCA, DOLs and the care standards. You will have the knowledge and skills to ensure the safe management and administration of medicines. You will be hard working, resilient and reflective with the ability to accept supervision and be accountable for your own practice. Good written and verbal communication skills are essential along with the practical skills required to plan and organize care and support delivery. You will be required to be flexible, working shifts on a rota system. You will have at least 3 years practitioner experience with some experience of supervising/managing staff and resources. A relevant health or social care qualification (such as RMN/DipSW, degree or NVQ Level 4/5) is essential. You must be well organized, professional and credible with colleagues from the multi-disciplinary team. You will be able to demonstrate leadership ability and management competencies. Good written and verbal communication skills are essential as is the ability to organise your own time effectively and manage professional relationships. A commitment to your own continuous professional development is essential. In return we will support you to access training and to keep abreast of current thinking and evidence-based practice in mental health recovery and rehabilitation. Creative Support is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to delivering high quality care through a diverse, well trained and supported local work force.
Creative Support Whalley Range, Manchester M16 8HY, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a not- for- profit national care provider of personalized services where we work to provide high quality personalised support to adults with a wide range of needs including learning disabilities, mental health, older people and other needs. We currently operate in more than 63 local authorities and have over 6000 employees. Our 24hrs Mental Health Supported Accommodation service in Whalley Range provides recovery focused support which is tailored to each individual's support plan. We are currently seeking to employ an enthusiastic Team Leader who has knowledge and experience in the field of mental health. We require a dynamic, motivated, pro-active and well organised individual who has the ability and skills to successfully lead the co-ordination and management of our 24hr supported accommodation service for adults with mental health needs. You will be required to have the vision and flair to lead the staff team in providing the highest standards of customer care and person-centred service delivery which meets the standards of set out by our commissioners and The Care Quality Commission (CQC). We work in partnership with commissioners and the multi-disciplinary team to provide a coordinated service which achieves positive outcomes for the people we support. You must have experience in supervising and mentoring a team and must have excellent communication skills. Relevant experience and qualifications are required such as NVQ Level 4/5, DipSW or a management qualification. In return we offer a wide range of benefits including: QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3 and 5 Free life assurance Pension with company contribution Highly serviced employee advice line 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.
Creative Support 7 Linthorpe Rd, Middlesbrough TS1 1RF, UK
Dec 15, 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 confident, calm individuals in the Linthorpe region to provide person centred support to 8 service users who have a learning disability, complex needs and challenging behaviour so that they can experience a range of opportunities for personal development and maximise quality of life. 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 confidence to be able to work within a positive behaviour support framework, to accept responsibility and to develop as a skilled practitioner. You must be able to follow agreed guidelines and to work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos. These posts are to cover a 24hr rota pattern, which includes waking nights and sleep-ins, as part of a friendly, motivated team. 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. 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 Experience for this relief role is essential, if you do not have experience please consider applying for a permanent role to enable us to give you the training and support needed to become a confident practitioner.
Creative Support 118-120 York Rd, Hartlepool TS26 9DE, UK
Dec 15, 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 Doncaster, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
We are looking for compassionate, proactive, and enthusiastic individuals to provide individualised support on a relief basis to people with learning disabilities and/or autism at our purpose built supported living services across Doncaster. You will work to support the tenants with daily tasks and promote independence whilst enabling our service users to enjoy a fulfilling and valued lives. You will encourage service users to participate in and contribute to their local community and to develop their abilities as fully as possible. You will support tenants to maximise their sense of wellbeing and independence through tailored, ongoing care and support. You will work to make a positive difference to tenants' lives by supporting them with everyday activities, enabling them to have a more fulfilled and valued life. You will help facilitate tenants to engage with their local community and utilise opportunities for personal development. A variety of hours and shifts can be offered to suit your availability. Experience is essential. This unique and challenging opportunity will provide you with an environment that encourages personal and professional development. Closing Date: 04 December 2018
Creative Support Ramsbottom, Bury, UK
Dec 15, 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-centered, 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 Northenden, Wythenshawe, Manchester M22 4EQ, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organisation which is looking to recruit warm and person-centered individuals to provide the highest standards to service users with mental health needs in Northenden. 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-centered 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 Doncaster, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
We are looking for compassionate, proactive, and enthusiastic individuals to provide individualised support to people with learning disabilities and/or autism at our brand new purpose built supported living services across Doncaster. You will work to support the tenants with daily tasks and promote independence whilst enabling our service users to enjoy a fulfilling and valued lives. You will encourage service users to participate in and contribute to their local community and to develop their abilities as fully as possible. You will support tenants to maximise their sense of wellbeing and independence through tailored, ongoing care and support. You will work to make a positive difference to tenants' lives by supporting them with everyday activities, enabling them to have a more fulfilled and valued life. You will help facilitate tenants to engage with their local community and utilise opportunities for personal development. What we offer… Creative Support offers a wide range of employee benefits. We are an accredited training provider covering a comprehensive range of topics within the sector and encourage all staff to gain their QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2-5 (dependent on job role) via on-the-job training. Additionally, we will support you to develop within your role, and in planning for your future career. This is a perfect opportunity for people seeking a rewarding job that will allow them to progress in the health and social care sector and develop in their career. Whilst previous experience in a similar role may be advantageous, we encourage people with the right values, aptitude and passion to apply as we will provide all the relevant training. Our range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction include: Guaranteed Contracted Hours (Full or Part Time) QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 and higher Free life assurance Pension with company contribution 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 Stockport District, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
We need highly motivated people who are looking for a new and exciting opportunity to work with individuals with learning disabilities in their own homes in Stockport. You will be kind, attentive and responsive to individual needs and preferences. You will have a passion for promoting active involvement whilst offering respect and unconditional positive regard for the people you support. You will work creatively to promote community links, confidence and independence in daily living and have an empathetic and solution focused approach. You will demonstrate the ability to work flexibly and autonomously to efficiently manage a fluid caseload. 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 also demonstrate an understanding of the important elements of supporting people with learning disabilities and mental health needs as well as having analytical and problem solving skills that are essential to managing your own caseload in the community. We welcome applications from graduates, people with life skills and people with social care experience. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our dedicated community support team; you will receive a full local and corporate induction and access to nationally recognised qualifications, including access to the level 3 diploma in health and social care. In addition to opportunities for personal and career development we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture. Car Driver desirable but not essential.
Creative Support Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
Dec 15, 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 across 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 Whalley Range, Manchester M16 8HY, UK
Dec 15, 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 at our Whalley Range 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 not essential for this role, however you must have a warm, caring and respectful personality to succeed in this role. We welcome applications from experienced practitioners, graduates and individuals looking to pursue a career in social care. 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 and a wide range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction. This includes: Guaranteed Contracted Hours QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2, 3 and 5 Free life assurance Pension with company contribution A range of employee discounts
Creative Support Ramsbottom, Bury, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
We are looking for an effective administrator and a caring individual who is flexible and interested in carrying out a diverse and rewarding role within our Bury Services. You will be a well-motivated and conscientious individual who would have commitment to supporting the Bury Services. This is a newly developed role in the team and will be based in our friendly office in Bury. You will work closely alongside the management team. The post holder must be able to plan and prioritise a varied workload, exercising appropriate judgement and responding promptly and appropriately to all enquiries. The post holder will be required to handle information of a confidential nature and must observe the highest standards of professionalism, discretion and confidentiality. The post holder will demonstrate excellent administration and communication skills and the ability to liaise professionally with service users, staff and external stakeholders. The role will include some PA duties for the management. You will need to be well organised, hard-working and flexible. You will have good minute taking skills, be IT proficient (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and have a high standard of customer service (with excellent written and verbal communication skills). You will be offered on the job/external training and career development opportunities. There is some travel involved. We have a range of excellent staff benefits and career development opportunities. The role is part time (ideally 22.5 hours) and we can offer flexibility of hours to suit candidate agreed upon interview.
Creative Support Penwortham, Preston, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
We are looking for an enthusiastic and practical person to join the team at Space, a multi sensory centre, working to enable carers to use the sensory facilities to gain the maximum benefit for children and adults with additional needs. You must be committed, positive and person centred in your approach and have the ability to guide and nurture groups. Each day is different at The Space Centre according to which groups are attending and so the role requires an adaptable approach and a willingness to multitask. Good communication skills are a necessity and also basic administrative/IT skills and the ability to work with technology. Shifts are based on a rota system which will include days, evenings and weekends. The position is part time, 16 hours per week. Applicants should have experience working with people with physical and/or learning disabilities, including working with those with Autism. Applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. You may attach a CV if you wish to support your application but CVs alone will not be accepted. An enhanced DBS check is required, which Creative Support pays for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by us. We do not accept contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website. Please note applications will be shortlisted as they are received and we may contact you before the closing date to arrange an interview. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 18th December 2018 from 9.30am
Creative Support Whitby, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
The Penthouse and Crows Nest services, in Whitby, are situated within the old Coliseum and located in this idyllic part of North Yorkshire boasting views across the harbour. Rail and bus services are situated only yards away from the Coliseum. The Penthouse Service is supported accommodation for 9 adults with a learning disability, some of whom have mental health issues. The Crows Nest Service is also situated in the Coliseum with supported accommodation for 2 adults with a learning disability. The team works across both schemes and undertake some outreach work. You will provide person-centred care and support to tenants to take part in all aspects of everyday life and to enjoy a wide range of activities. 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. The service provides support to meet individualised needs and does require shift work, which includes contributing to a 24hr rota which includes sleepovers. 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. 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 If you first saw this vacancy on CV Library please quote the following reference: CVL
Creative Support Wythenshawe, Manchester, UK
Dec 15, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of needs. Our mission is to provide a safe, homely environment in which older people can live independently whilst receiving bespoke packages of care and support that meet their needs. We are looking for a caring, flexible and motivated individual to provide person centred care and support in our Wythenshawe Extra Care Service for older adults with dementia and other memory impairments. You will need to be committed to promoting independence, well-being and enabling service users to enjoy an active lifestyle. You will provide respectful personal care, emotional and practical support. 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 - 5. 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: Guaranteed Contracted Hours QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 and higher 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.
Creative Support Whitby, UK
Dec 15, 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 5,200 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. Our Whitby based service provides responsive, person centred care to individuals with learning disabilities to enable them to lead fulfilling and independent lifestyles within the local community. You will be hard working, flexible and committed to providing the highest standards of care. Previous experience as well as the ability to drive is essential for this role. Relief workers must complete mandatory induction training before commencing shifts with Creative Support which we will provide.
Creative Support Leeds, UK
Dec 14, 2018
Contractor
The Hall Lane service in North Leeds provides Supported Living for adults who have a learning disability and complex needs, including autism, complex behavioural and communication needs. The service compromises of four individual properties supporting 15 individuals on one site. The service has the NAS Autism Accreditation and works within the SPELL Framework to provide a skilled and bespoke service to people on the autistic spectrum. We are seeking experienced practitioners to take undertake the interesting and responsible role of Support Co-ordinator for four individuals with a range of needs and aspirations. You must be confident, warm, highly motivated and committed to providing an excellent service. You will have previous relevant experience, knowledge and a good understanding of working with people with a learning disability who have complex needs. You must be skilled in assessment and support planning, person-centred planning and the use of positive behaviour support strategies. You will need to demonstrate a commitment to using person- centred thinking and approaches in your work to achieve great outcomes for the people we support. As well as providing direct support and leading the service at a designated house your role will include undertaking duty manager responsibilities across the service on a rota basis. You will manage and deploy staff effectively to meet the needs of service users, taking into account their personalised schedules and activity plans. You must be professional and able to act as a role model, leading your team by example to 'go the extra mile' to support service users. You will be patient, professional and well organised with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. You will be able to liaise proactively and effectively with Care Managers and other members of the multi-disciplinary team. You will build warm, trusting relationships with service users and their families. It is essential that you have a minimum of NVQ3/H &SC Diploma Level 3 or equivalent and be willing to train to level 5. A degree or other relevant professional qualification would be desirable. As this is a 24 hours/7 day a week supported living service you will need to be flexible and responsive to changing needs and demonstrate willingness to work the full range of shifts. In return we will offer you on-going professional development and the support of a highly motivated team of colleagues.
Creative Support Staveley, Kendal LA8, UK
Dec 14, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a nationwide not-for-profit care provider who focuses on providing person centred services to people with a wide range of needs. This may include adults with learning disabilities, mental health, autism and many more. We tailor all our services to the needs of the service users and very much family orientated to ensure all standards are met. Within Cumbria, the services are commissioned by Cumbria County Council. We work closely with our commissioners and the multi-disciplinary team to provide a coordinated service which achieves positive outcomes for the people we support. The services are highly personalised tailored to the personal support plans of the servicer users and is characterised by high level of service user and family involvement and we are keen to develop this further. We are looking for resilient, outgoing and motivated individuals to provide individualised person centred support to service users with a learning disability and other health needs in a supported living accommodation. You will promote opportunity, choice and wellbeing to ensure service users experience a valued life and enjoy a wide range of opportunities for personal development based within Kendal. You must have excellent verbal and written communication. Previous experience within this sector is highly desirable, however we do consider applicants with no professional experience as we do provide a very detailed training course. 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 - 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: Guaranteed Contracted Hours QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 and higher Free life assurance Pension with company contribution Highly serviced employee advice line 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.
Creative Support Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
Dec 14, 2018
Full time
Are you interested in working for a well-established provider of quality social care? Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in supported living services in Birmingham. Do you know how rewarding this work can be? Are you someone who can be part of a team? Are you motivated and willing to go that extra mile for the people you support? Do you have the right value base and work in a person-centered way? Are you resourceful and innovative in looking to improve people's quality of life and give them more choices wherever possible? We need a warm, respectful and reliable person, who is able to work well as part of a team to support people with learning disabilities. You have the skills to engage with Service Users and commit to ensuring that they enjoy the highest quality of life and experience a wide range of opportunities for personal development and fulfilment.