We are recruiting a team to support tenants with a learning disability or autism to enjoy a fantastic quality of life in a new-build development of 9 self-contained flats, purpose designed to maximise independence and community connections.
We require flexible and reliable bank workers to support our staff to provide a high quality service. This rewarding role will require working shifts which suit you and meet service user needs.
Available shifts will include weekdays, evenings, weekends, bank holidays and sleep-ins.
You must be committed to an empowering approach to support which enables people to lead fulfilling and valued lives, maintain their tenancies, participate in their local community, develop independent living skills and achieve their personal goals and desired outcomes. As well as providing direct care and support, you will have the opportunity to support people to achieve their dreams and goals. Many of the service users will be young adults and this may be their first experience of living in their own home, with your support and mentoring they will be able to establish a full and positive lifestyle.
You will need some relevant experience of supporting people with a learning disability, autism or other support needs. You must have a ‘can-do approach’, person-centred values, energy and commitment. You will need good communication skills and the ability to contribute to written records. You will have a strong work ethic and duty of care and be able to contribute to a positive, team approach.
The service is located close to Wandsworth High Street and Wandsworth Common and is easily accessible by public transport, including buses and overground.
As a Creative Support Bank Staff member you will have access to our free app which allows you to pick up shifts in any area of the country, provides information on the service and shifts as well as directions.
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.
We expect all applicants to Creative Support to have had at least their first Covid 19 vaccination prior to starting employment with us and to be committed to having the second vaccination within a 3 month period.
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