Creative Support

Creative Support 255 Beeston Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 7LR, UK
Jun 23, 2018
Full time
We are looking to welcome new staff into our busy and dynamic mental health team. We work across all our Service is in Bradford, ensuring positive mental health and housing related support in a personalised way to build and maintain independence. The successful candidate will engage with service users and build trusting therapeutic relationships. The role of a recovery support worker includes visiting service users in their own homes or at our accommodation bases and offering practical support including personal care where required 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. Our Bradford Reablement and Recovery Support Service provides contact, care to people with a range of mental health needs as directed by their personal support plans. This will include visiting clients in their own homes or in other mental health settings as part of a structured package of support. Our Enablement Service is a city wide service offers a domiciliary CQC registered, support and re-ablement service for adults and older adults experiencing fluctuating Mental Health, memory problems, formal diagnosis of dementia Learning Disability or Physical Health. The service operates throughout Bradford and the surrounding areas, including Keighley, Bingley and Shipley. We require warm, positive individuals to promote our person centred ethos and work in close partnership with families and other agencies. You must be compassionate and able to provide both respectful personal care and personalised support. The Service is rated as 'Good' with 'Outstanding' for Caring. 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. 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. Due to the nature of the role, this is a car driver essential role.
Creative Support 255 Beeston Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 7LR, UK
Jun 23, 2018
Full time
We are looking for warm, resourceful and energetic individuals to initiate our friendly and experienced team of Support Workers for our Mental Health supported accommodation service in Sheffield. Service Users can live at the service for up to 2 years and within this time the Recovery Workers will work with individual service users to provide positive mental health and housing related support in a personalised way. The position involves undertaking 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. Our Person centred planning meetings and processes are co-produced with the people we support and their families to promote a unified approach. Together you will set meaningful and aspirational goals which you will take responsibility to work towards. This will provide you with a great experience to enable you to develop skills which can underpin a successful career in adult social care. The ideal candidates will have previous experience of working with people that are experiencing mental health problems, either in a community, residential or inpatient setting. You will need to be motivated with good communication skills and a commitment to achieve positive outcomes using a person-centred approach. We provide relevant training including accredited health and social care diplomas through our own training academy. 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 role which can be enjoyed by people who are committed to making a positive difference, including experienced support workers, graduates and people looking for a stimulating career path into social care.
Creative Support 255 Beeston Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 7LR, UK
Jun 23, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organisation providing support to people with a wide range of needs. With a strong history of over twenty five years helping individuals 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 Community Care and Support Workers to join our team providing support to people with learning disabilities and mental health needs at our dual diagnosis service in Sheffield. You will provide individual person-centred care and support to enable adults with mental health needs or/and a learning disability to live as independently as possible in their own home. You will engage with service users and build trusting, therapeutic relationships. Your role will include visiting service users in their own homes or in other settings and offering support to develop or maintain their daily living skills. Practical and emotional support will be offered to encourage the service users to remain as independent as possible in areas of personal care, medication concordance, budgeting, bill paying, menu planning and meal preparation, shopping, laundry, attending appointments and finding and accessing activities and services within the local community. You will work closely with family members, other professionals and agencies to provide a co-ordinated personalised service which meets the identified needs of individuals, promotes their recovery and maintains their quality of life. 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 essential - you will be paid for contracted hours and not per visit and will receive a mileage allowance for the use of your own vehicle. 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 255 Beeston Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 7LR, UK
Jun 23, 2018
Full time
Do you want to join our staff team supporting three individuals with learning disabilities and complex care needs to live their lives to the full? We are seeking positive, caring individuals to join our well-motivated and highly professional team, providing a supported living service for three people with a learning disability and complex care needs. Our aim is to enable individuals to enjoy a high quality of life and to be active in their community. You will support people to experience a wide range of activities such as swimming, concerts, gym, sailing, trips and holidays. The service is situated in an attractive shared living property in the Greetland/West Vale area of Calderdale. As this is a 24 hour supported living service, you will be required to work shifts including overnight sleep-ins. Ideally you will have prior experience of providing care and support to people with complex care needs. However, this is not essential as we can offer full training to people who have strong person centred values and are passionate about making a difference. Our accredited training programmes include Health and Social Care Diplomas (Level 3 and above) and we will support your continuous professional development. You must be able to meet the communication needs of our service users and you must be in good health and physically able to support people with mobility needs. We would be very keen to hear from you if you are able to drive people's own Motability vehicles (although this is not an essential requirement). This service will offer you: Opportunities to build rewarding relationships with the people you will support. The chance to act as a key worker and make a real difference to the lives of the people you will support. To opportunity join a great team and a service recently rated as 'Outstanding' by CQC in its responsiveness to the people we support (overall rating 'Good'). We can offer full and part time roles. We offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture. You will hear from us as soon as we receive your application form.
Creative Support Swinton, Manchester, UK
Jun 23, 2018
Full time
We are seeking individuals who are strong, resilient, warm, motivated, and approachable with a strong value base to support service users with complex physical disabilities to live within their own tenancies. We support service users in all aspects of their daily living, promoting choice, independence (inclusive of personal care and moving and handling tasks) inclusion in the local community and wellbeing. You must have skills and/or knowledge in re-enablement principles. Working as part of a team on a Rota basis which does include sleep in shifts, you will deliver flexible, person centered 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, 3 and 5. As a senior practitioner and supervisor, we will support your continuous development by providing accredited courses such as person centered 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: Flexible Hours Full training is provided such as QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2, 3 or 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 Moston, Chester CH2 4AY, UK
Jun 23, 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 Sale, UK
Jun 23, 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 Mental Health Recovery Workers for our Mental Health Supported Accommodation Services situated in Sale. 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 recovery, 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. Experience is not essential for this role. You will have a warm, caring nature, and a commitment to making a positive difference in people's lives. 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. 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 Stockport, UK
Jun 23, 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 Urmston, UK
Jun 23, 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. We are looking to recruit creative, self motivating and resourceful full time individuals with a willingness to go the extra mile to provide personalised support to people with a learning disability at our Urmston service. You will possess excellent communication skills, be resilient, energetic and adaptable in order to meet individual needs of the people we support. Good knowledge of the local community is essential. As a Creative Support employee, you will be entitled to a range of benefits including: Guaranteed Contracted Hours In-depth in house training sessions Free life assurance Pension with company contribution Highly serviced employee advice line A range of employee discounts 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.
Creative Support Droylsden, UK
Jun 23, 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 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. 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 and 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
Creative Support intu Trafford Centre, Stretford, Manchester M17 8AA, UK
Jun 23, 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 looking for warm, confident and flexible individuals to provide personalised support to service users who have a learning disability, complex needs and challenging behavior. You will be working in a respite service as part of a team ensuring that service users stay is both comfortable and enjoyable. You will have knowledge of working with people who may also have complex healthcare requirements. 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 Full and part time hours are offered to suit availability. Full training is provided. 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 Ramsbottom, Bury, UK
Jun 23, 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 has 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: 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.
Creative Support Bullring Trading Estate, Green Street, Birmingham, West Midlands B12 0NB, UK
Jun 23, 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? Have the right value base and work in a person centred way. Are you a resourceful and innovate 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.
Creative Support 255 Beeston Rd, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 7LR, UK
Jun 22, 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 and Hilltop 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 Hartlepool, UK
Jun 22, 2018
Full time
We are looking for committed and motivated staff to provide person centred support to people with a Learning Disability in their own home. This Service offers personalised supported living in high quality housing for individuals with Learning Difficulties who require some support in order to live independently within their own home. Our service focuses on promoting independence; social inclusion, mental and physical wellbeing through outcome focused support. Support is available 24hrs a day, 7 days a week. Staffing hours consist of several shift patterns which are adjusted to meet the changing needs of the Service working 22.5 hours per week. Previous experience within a care role is not essential for this position. New starting employees will undertake full training with our support; this includes the Diploma in Health and Social Care up to level 3 qualification. 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.
Creative Support Leeds LS16 7BS, UK
Jun 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 service in Horsforth, Leeds provides person centred support to adults with Autism Spectrum Conditions. 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 personal care, practical and emotional support to adults with learning disabilities Maximising service user outcomes by promoting independence and social inclusion Encouraging service users to be involved in decisions regarding their care and lives Collaborate with service users, their families and involved professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service. Experience in providing care and support to people with autism spectrum conditions and/or learning disabilities is 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. 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 Ramsbottom, Bury, UK
Jun 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support, a nationwide not-for-profit care organisation aims to provide a person centred support service to adults with a wide range of needs. We are looking for reliable enthusiastic and dedicated Female support workers who can work well as part of a team providing person centred support to people with a learning disabilities and Autism in a shared home. You must be committed to ensuring that service users enjoy the highest quality of life and experience a wide range of opportunities for personal development. You will be required to work flexibly on a rota basis, including evenings, weekends, sleep-ins and bank holiday working. This role offers the opportunity to work in a diverse service that challenges and promotes personal development. You will receive a full induction and diploma level 2/3 qualification as well as a tailored training program to the service user group. Applications are encouraged from graduates and people with life experience, as well as experienced care workers. Exempt from section 7 2e of the SDA.
Creative Support Stockport, UK
Jun 22, 2018
Full time
Creative Support is a fast growing national not-for-profit organization providing support to individuals with a wide range of care needs and an employer to over 5,000 staff members. Based within our busy, dynamic office in Stockport Town Centre you will provide support to our services across the country. Some travel will be required to other locations across England. As the Employee Engagement and Relations Officer, you will act as an employee champion promoting employee wellbeing, relations and engagement. Coordinating employee engagement meetings and also acting as a mediator where necessary. You will assist in the delivery of an efficient engagement programme and have the highest standards of internal and external customer care. You will ensure that rigorous human resource (HR) procedures are carried out in accordance with agency and stakeholder requirements. In return we offer a wide range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction. This includes: Guaranteed Contracted Hours (Full or Part Time) Free life assurance Pension with company contribution A range of employee discounts Creative Support is an equal opportunities employer and a Stonewall Diversity Champion. We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, faith and religion, disability and age. Interviews will take place on 11 July 2018
Creative Support Stockport, UK
Jun 22, 2018
Full time
Are you calm, a good listener and supportive in your approach. Are you a clear decision maker and able to provide excellent customer care? Are you interested in waking night work? We are looking for an out of hour's advisor to join our experienced and highly professional out of hours duty team. The Out of Hours Duty Team based at our Head Office in Manchester provides telephone advice and support to staff and services users across the agency. You must be available to work on a rota system for night duties 8pm - 8am. This post holder will undertake two shift a week totalling 36 hours per week on a permanent basis and more shifts are available. The rota is set well in advance to facilitate people as far as possible. This role provides an excellent opportunity for a candidate to develop a range of skills in relation to a wide variety of social care services within Creative Support. The successful post holder will be good with telephone advice and competent in information systems to ensure logs of calls are taken. You will be an excellent team player and have proven interpersonal and listening skills. You will work alongside the Senior Advisor to provide effective administration support. You will receive and log calls whilst supporting callers with general issues and providing an excellent standard of customer care. You will have worked in health and social care and have a good understanding of effective service delivery. As a Creative Support employee, you are entitled to a number of benefits such as: Excellent training and development opportunities Free life assurance Pension with company contribution Highly serviced employee advice line A range of employee discounts
Creative Support intu Trafford Centre, Stretford, Manchester M17 8AA, UK
Jun 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 looking for warm, confident and flexible individuals to provide personalised support to service users who have a learning disability, complex needs and challenging behavior. You will be working in a respite service as part of a team ensuring that service users stay is both comfortable and enjoyable. You will have knowledge of working with people who may also have complex healthcare requirements. 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 Full and part time hours are offered to suit availability. Full training is provided. 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.