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Creative Support are currently looking for a Waking Night Support Worker to join our team at our 24 hour mental health service in Hulme, Manchester.

We are looking for warm, caring and proactive individuals to provide person centred care and support to the residents at our supported living service in Hulme, Manchester. It is essential that you have an open and honest approach with the service user group and be adaptable to approaches needed with this service user group. You will be responsible for providing respectful personal care, practical and emotional support to these individuals whilst helping to ensure service users are able to promote their independence and development of daily living skills. The residents really enjoy participating in local community activities within Hulme.

Waking Night Support Worker Duties:

•Provision of practical, emotional and behavioural support to service users
•Provide support to individuals with cooking, cleaning, housework and other life skills
•A commitment to making a positive difference in individuals lives
•Develop and sustain warm and trusting relationships with service users
•Carry out general administrative duties and housing management tasks

You will be part of a team of Support Workers and will receive supervision throughout the probationary process to ensure you have the knowledge and skills needed. You will have the opportunity to work with other professionals in the sector in this role as you are very closely involved in service user’s day to day lives and support needs. A knowledge of African and Caribbean culture would be beneficial.

The waking night shifts include Saturday and Sunday on a regular basis and another night during the week.

This service is based in Hulme, Manchester close to local transport links from Manchester City Centre and local amenities.

Benefits of working with Creative Support:

•Free 24/7 counselling and employee support programme
•Support to complete the nationally recognised Care Certificate
•Competitive pay and a pension with company contribution and 28 days annual leave
•Company paid enhanced DBS for all staff
•All our staff are supported 24/7 by our out of hours teams

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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