Relief Support Worker

Organisation
Creative Support
Reference
VAC-208990
Location
Stockport
Salary
£9.20 per hour
Expiry Date
03/08/2021

Relief Support Worker

Job Reference: 45118
Posted: Friday 16th July 2021
Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd August 2021
£9.20 per hour
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Relief/Bank

Creative Support is a thriving and progressive national third sector social care organisation, with a passion for delivering high quality and meaningful services to the people we support.

We are looking for enthusiastic, resourceful and empathetic Relief Support Workers who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly Stockport team. You will provide person-centred support to people with learning disabilities, assisting individuals in taking part in all aspects of everyday life as required including engaging and participating with their local communities across the Stockport area.

Relief Support Worker Duties:

Provision of practical, emotional and behavioural support to service users
Work in partnership with individuals to enable them to take active control over their lives and to make progress towards personal goals
To advise and support service users in all aspects of managing their tenancy and maintaining the safety, hygiene and comfort of their home
Ensuring service users can access the social, leisure, employment and educational opportunities that they would like to
Develop and sustain warm and trusting relationships with service users

Previous experience is essential. You will receive a full local and corporate induction within the Stockport area.

This is a Relief Support Worker position which enables you to pick up shifts at a time that suits you, which is ideal for fitting around personal commitments, study or caring responsibilities. The flexible shift pattern includes evenings, weekends and sleep-ins.

Creative Support is a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organisation. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Silver award. We actively encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds and cultures.

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3TS