• Full Time
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Are you a passionate, caring and reliable person looking to make a positive impact providing personal care to individuals?

We are looking for an experienced practitioner to work with two gentleman with learning disabilities and mental health needs in Sandwell, West Midlands. You will have a passion for promoting active involvement and communication to ensure that ‘every day is a good day’. You will offer respect and unconditional positive regard for the people you support. For these rewarding and demanding roles applicants must be reliable, flexible and professional with good health and work ethic.

Senior Support Worker Duties:
•Building trusting therapeutic relationships, working within to encourage wellbeing and positive coping skills. Your role will include offering support to service users in their own homes or in other settings as part of a structured approach and offering respite to carers and practical and emotional support to families as appropriate.
•Supporting staff and devise rotas’ that meet the needs of the service.
•Collaborating with service users, families, carers, and involved professionals to provide a coordinated and consistent service that maximises outcomes for service users.
•Assisting the line manager with ensuring that the service meets all the requirements and standards set by the service specification, the Commissioners, the CQC, Creative Support, and other stakeholders.

You will be expected to work flexibly on a rota to meet the needs of the service, including evenings, weekends, and bank holidays. This position offers the opportunity to work in an environment that challenges and encourages personal and professional development.

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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