Relief Home Care Worker

Recruiter
Creative Support
Location
Meir Heath
Salary
Up to £7.60 per hour plus accrued holiday credit
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
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.

We are currently looking for experienced relief staff for our Extra Care Service at Rowan Village. Rowan Village in Meir is a purpose built scheme of 75 flats serving a number of people with a variety of care and support needs, it also contains a gym, a workshop and a recreational area for residents to maintain a healthy balance and improve their wellbeing.

You will be an experienced provider of person centred support and care to older people. This role will include:

  • Building warm, trusting relationships with service users
  • Provide personal care and practical and emotional support in service user homes
  • Maintaining the dignity of service users
  • Encourage service users to live a socially inclusive and valued life and to maintain a healthy lifestyle

You will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service, including evening and weekend shifts.

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.

We do not accept CV as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required, which we pay for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies.

Closing Date: 15 August 2017.