Creative Support

Creative Support Ulverston LA12, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Interested in… Are you interested in working with people with Autism? Are you aware of how rewarding this work can be? Do you have the necessary attributes to develop as a skilled and highly trained Practitioner? Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in a supported living service in Ulverston? Want to work for an established provider of quality social care? Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with Autism. Our supported living service in Ulverston provides person-centred support to people who are on the autistic spectrum and have complex needs. We are looking for people with energy, commitment and who put the individuals they support first. Contact us if you are… Are someone who can be part of a team, is able to contribute to its development and learn from others. Are motivated and willing to go that extra mile for the people you support. Have the right value base and work in a person centred way. Are resourceful and innovate in looking to improve people's quality of life and give them more choices wherever possible. Establishing a career and become a skilled Practitioner You will have the opportunity to undertake the responsible role of being a Key Worker/Co-worker. This will enable you to plan alongside members of the person's circle of support to enable individuals to be happy, healthy and to be successful in achieving their wishes and aspirations. This will provide you with a great experience to enable you to develop skills which can underpin a successful career in adult social care. Do you have what it takes? 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. The ability to support people who can express their needs through challenging behaviour at times is essential. Prior experience in this field of work is also essential. 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 Arts Music Cooking Drama and the performing arts Going to the theatre and cinema Volunteering ….Just to name but a few! You will be required to work in a flexible relief based manner This is a role which can be enjoyed by people who are committed to making a positive difference . If you would like to discuss this role further please contact either Julie Cairns on or Hayley Sams on .
Creative Support Barrow-in-Furness, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Established in 1990, Creative Supports has worked hard to develop its learning disabilities and mental health support and now provides a comprehensive and individualised service to individuals with such needs. Thanks to the high level of success we have had our clients lead fulfilling and independent lives, enjoying strong levels of involvement in local forums and communities. Our local area service in Barrow requires confident, calm and person centred individuals who can provide this support to our service users with a range of learning disabilities and complex needs. You will ensure all service users experience a valued life and enjoy the wide range of opportunities available to them for personal development. By providing this warm and responsive support you will be helping us to deliver care which promotes the rights and choices of our service users. Previous experience within a care role is an essential requirement of this relief based role as is attendance to mandatory induction training courses before commencing shift work. If you would like to discuss this role further please contact either Julie Cairns or Hayley Sams on:
Creative Support Heysham, UK
Aug 14, 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 Morecambe 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 Chorley, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
An excellent opportunity has arisen to be part of new teams working within service provision for people with Learning Disabilities and Mental Health conditions who will have a package of care tailored to their individual needs. The Role: Outcome focused person centred support To provide support to people with learning disabilities and / or Mental Health needs living in their own homes. You will provide person centred, flexible support for people with Mental Health and Learning Disability needs to develop their independence, confidence and skills, enabling them to meaningfully access their community, providing people with the opportunities to develop networks of support and activities. The service will provide focused support in ordinary community settings and service user's homes. Main Duties To facilitate service user's access to activities and opportunities that promotes their active participation in community life and strengthens their relationships with others and their social networks. To follow health and safety and lone working guidelines and to alert the Manager immediately of any concerns in relation to health and safety issues. To work within agreed risk management guidelines and to assist service users in reducing risks to themselves or others whilst maintaining a positive approach to risk taking. To promptly report all concerns regarding risks to senior staff, the Duty Manager/On Call Manager and relevant agencies. To respect and promote the rights and entitlements of people with Mental Health conditions and Learning Disabilities and to enable them to participate as fully as possible in their community. To enable service users to become as independent as possible and to grow in confidence, competence and personal effectiveness.
Creative Support Penwortham, Preston, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a not-for-profit provider of care and support to people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism spectrum conditions, and older people. We are recruiting Support Workers for our Mental Health Service in Preston. We are looking for motivated, resourceful individuals who are committed to providing person centred support to people with mental health needs. Your role will include: Developing daily living skills and accessing educational, vocational and leisure activities with service users Building confidence, self-esteem, hope and positive coping skills in service users Developing with the individual Person Centred Support Plans aimed at reco0.very, happiness, health and achieving of service user goals and aspirations Implementing guidelines and risk management plans and working positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos It is expected that you will work flexibly, including evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of the service. 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 Accrington, UK
Aug 14, 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 Accrington 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 Penwortham, Preston, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in an extra care service in Ribbleton, Preston? Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with extra care, learning disabilities, mental health and other needs. Our Extra care service in Preston provides person-centred support to older people who have dementia, physical/mobility needs and may have further 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-centred care and support to tenants within the scheme. 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. This will provide you with a great experience to enable you to develop skills which can underpin a successful career in adult social care. You must be willing to actively embrace all aspects of the role including support with personal care, health related and domestic tasks as well as possible community access. Prior experience in this field of work is essential.
Creative Support Chorley, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in supported living services in Chorley, Preston and Leyland? 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 Chorley, Preston and Leyland provides person-centred 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 teams. 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. You must be able to follow agreed guidelines and to work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos. 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 such as walking, swimming and going to the gym. The ability to support people who can express their needs though challenging behaviour at times is essential. Prior experience in this field of work is essential. 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. You will be required to work in a flexible manner on a rota which includes evenings, weekends and sleep-ins.
Creative Support 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
We are recruiting for a Centre coordinator of a new coproduction hub in Manchester City Centre. The centre will house our successful 20 years running membership service breakthrough and will also offer a home to a range of creative, well -being and corporate activities. The successful candidate will be a passionate, creative, flexible and motivated individual who will need to coordinate all the functions of the centre and develop the service over the next 5-10 years. There are four key elements to the role: centre coordination of the groups and activities, coproduction and developing the membership model, ensuring a business model that is sustainable and enterprising and utilises volunteers, promoting events, arts and wellbeing activities that support and contribute to the aims of Creative Support. The Creative Together centre will house the Breakthrough service. You will work in close partnership with the Breakthrough coordinator to ensure the centre is well utilised, accessible and delivered in coproduction with the members. The successful post holder will be a dynamic, organised and visionary person who is able to be the frontline leader of the initiative. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and a firm background in social inclusion work and preferably in social care. You will be able to engage a range of stakeholders including the board and external partners. You will have proven experience in a relevant community setting and the insight and skills to review and develop the centre. We are looking to recruit a practical person who will ensure a safe and well managed space. Based in the Northern Quarter in Manchester the centre is an ideal location to attract new membership and host a range of creative and inclusive events which are self- sustaining and further the aims of Creative Support. The centre is in development currently and due to open in September 2018 so the Centre Coordinator will be involved in setting up the services and influencing the vision from the very beginning. Due to the nature of the service the work hours will be largely 9-5 Monday to Friday but there will be a need for regular flexibility for evening and weekends (at least one evening a fortnight and possibly one weekend day a fortnight). Hence your working pattern will be arranged in partnership with the Breakthrough coordinator in order to meet the needs of the service. Full training and induction will be provided plus excellent staff benefits. If you would like to discuss the role please contact Sam Priestley, Service Director by calling our head office on or email.
Creative Support 37 Bawtry Rd, Doncaster DN4 5NH, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care. Based in Linthorpe, Middlesbrough. This service comprises of two bungalows offering supported living for people with a Learning Disability, Physical Disability and associated conditions. We are looking for confident, strong and calm individuals in the Middlesbrough area to provide person centred support to service users who have a learning disability, complex needs and challenging behaviour so that they can experience a wide range of opportunities for personal development. You will need patience and the ability to adapt to each of the Service Users who have varied communications skills; each person having their own unique way of expressing their needs. The Services are provided over 24hrs, you must therefore, be willing and capable of covering a range of shift patterns inclusive of, weekends; evenings and bank holidays. 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. 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
Aug 14, 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 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 essential for this role and you must have a warm, caring and respectful personality to succeed in this role.
Creative Support 7 Linthorpe Rd, Middlesbrough TS1 1RF, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care. Based in Park End, Middlesbrough. This service offers supported living for people with a Learning Disability, Physical Disability and Mental Health. The service is a mixture of shared living and individual flats. We are looking for confident, strong and calm individuals in the Middlesbrough area to provide person centred support to service users who have a learning disability, complex needs and challenging behaviour so that they can experience a wide range of opportunities for personal development. You will need patience and the ability to adapt to each of the Service Users who have varied communications skills; each person having their own unique way of expressing their needs. The Services are provided over 24hrs, you must therefore, be willing and capable of covering a range of shift patterns inclusive of, weekends; evenings and bank holidays. 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. 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 Gateshead, UK
Aug 14, 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, strong and calm individuals to provide person centred support to service users who have a learning disability and complex needs so that they can experience a wide range of opportunities for personal development. 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. Car drivers are preferable as there is an opportunity to drive service user's cars to participate in activities in the community. Experience is essential for this role.
Creative Support Middleton, Morecambe LA3, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in a supported living service in Middleton, South Leeds? 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 support needs. Our supported living service in Leeds is accredited by the National Autism Society and works within the SPELL Framework to provide a skilled and bespoke service to people on the autistic spectrum. We provide specialist person-centred support to 17 Adults with Autistic Spectrum conditions and additional learning disabilities and mental health support needs. We are looking for calm, resourceful and enthusiastic individuals who are highly motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly team. You will provide person-centred care and support to tenants enabling them to take part in all aspects of everyday life and 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 and mutually supportive team. The service is characterised by a high level of service user and family involvement and we are keen to develop this further. You will have the opportunity to undertake the responsible role of being a Key Worker/Co-Key Worker. This will enable you to plan alongside members of the person's wider support network to enable individuals to be happy, healthy and successful in achieving their wishes and aspirations. This will provide you with a great experience to enable you to develop skills which can underpin a successful career in adult social care. You must be willing to actively embrace all aspects of the role including support with personal care and domestic tasks as well as social engagement and community activities such as walking, swimming and going to the gym. The ability to support people with a wide range of presenting needs is essential. Prior experience in this field of work is beneficial, although not a substitute for an engaging, creative and person centred approach. We will value the personal skills and interests you bring to the role and to the lives of service users, such as sports, creative arts, music and cooking. 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. You will receive full training and mentoring to develop your understanding of Autism and Autism support provision. We will also provide additional training specific to the individual needs of service users you are supporting. You will also have opportunity to complete an accredited health and social care diploma as part of your role through our own training academy. You will be required to work in a flexible manner on a rota which includes evenings, weekends and sleep-ins. You will receive enhanced payments for sleep- in shifts supplementary to basic salary. In addition to opportunities for personal and career development we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture. This is a part time role, hours to be agreed. The service has the benefits of being situated by Middleton Park, with easy access to the centre of Leeds by bus or car. This is a role which can be enjoyed by people who are committed to making a positive difference, including experienced care workers, graduates and people looking for a rewarding career path into social care.
Creative Support Huddersfield, UK
Aug 14, 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'. 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
Aug 14, 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 and domiciliary service in Blackpool provides 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-centred care and support to tenants and service users in the supported living and on the outreach service helping them 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, cinema, shows, out for meals (the list is endless, we do live in Blackpool after all). Prior experience in this field of work is beneficial, although not a substitute for an engaging, creative and person centred approach. We will value the personal skills and interests you bring to the role and to the lives of service users and it is a great opportunity to set off on the path towards a career in health and social care, make new friends and help others This role offers unique and challenging opportunities, bringing great job satisfaction to those who are looking to develop new skills and help other people who need a little support. We provide relevant training, including accredited health and social care diplomas through our own training academy. You will be required to work in a flexible manner on a rota which includes evening's, weekends and sleep-ins (one project requires wake night support). In addition to opportunities for personal and career development we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture. We have full time, part time, relief/bank and waking night posts available. Apply now make a really wonderful change for you and make a positive difference to the lives of others.
Creative Support Barrow-in-Furness, UK
Aug 13, 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 service based in Barrow? 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 Barrow provides person-centred support to adults who have learning disabilities. We are looking for a resilient, interactive and friendly individual to provide personalised support to adults with a learning disability living in Barrow. You will have a can-do approach with the acknowledgement of positive behaviour support to ensure all service users can enjoy the highest quality of life and promote independence. As an employee of Creative Support you will also be entitled to a wide range of benefits including our company pension scheme, free life assurance, shopping, insurance and days out discounts as well. Being a car driver is an essential requirement of this role. 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: Guaranteed Contracted Hours (Full or Part Time) 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. If you would like to discuss this role further please contact either Julie Cairns or Hayley Sams on: or
Creative Support Cheshire, UK
Aug 13, 2018
Full time
Brennan Lodge provides housing-related support for adults (including 16/17 year olds) who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. The service accommodates up to 39 people and provides support for adults with a range of needs including mental health related issues, learning disabilities and/or autistic spectrum conditions, people with substance misuse issues and people who have a history of offending. It is a short-term accommodation service, with support focused on enabling and empowering tenants to find sustainable, long-term accommodation in the local community. As a Night Concierge Worker you will provide a warm, friendly and responsive support service at Brennan Lodge, an accommodation based service for adults who are homeless and have support needs including mental health related needs and substance misuse issues. You will provide a warm and responsive overnight support service at Brennan Lodge by ensuring safety and security of the residents during their stay at the project. This is a night based role working alongside a Night Project Worker, 35 hours per week working 4 days one week 3 the next 10pm till 8am.
Creative Support Bradford, UK
Aug 13, 2018
Full time
We are looking to welcome new staff into our busy and dynamic mental health team. We work across 2 Bradford Accommodation bases, Oakvale, Hilltop and 4 shared houses ensuring positive mental health and housing related support in a personalised way. The successful candidate will engage with service users and build trusting therapeutic relationships. The role of an Accommodation recovery support worker includes visiting service users in their own homes or in other settings and offering practical support to enable them to live independently while also offering emotional support in accordance with their individual support plans. The role is varied for example one day you could be helping a service user to complete a housing benefit form or offer practical support around a household task; the next day you could be assisting someone to access a day service or set up a direct debit to pay their utility bills. You will receive extensive training and excellent peer support. If you have excellent interpersonal skills and if you are supportive, proactive, responsible, good at motivating people and listening to others then we would like to hear from you. Experience of working in the care and support sector is preferred; however, if you are a student who has recently completed a relevant qualification and you share our drive, values and passion for helping people with mental health needs, then we would also like to hear from you. This role does not involve delivering personal care. It is beneficial if you are a car driver but not essential. Good written communication also important. We appreciate flexibility from all our staff and hence we also can be flexible around working hours, it is a large team and we are looking for a diverse range of skills.
Creative Support St Helens, Saint Helens, UK
Aug 13, 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.