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We are looking for staff to support people with complex needs and learning disabilities to live as independently as they can in the community, in Scunthorpe.
You will provide person-centred support to enable our service users to live a fulfilling life within their local community and achieve positive outcomes. You will be expected to support with personal care, administer medications, and have positive relationships with their families and involved professionals.
Some of the people we support in Scunthorpe can demonstrate behavior which is challenging, and some have complex physical support needs, but you will be supported and trained in how to assist them. Full training is provided as well as the opportunity for further professional development.
We are looking for Support Workers who are confident, energetic, caring and person-centred. Ideally you will have a good working knowledge of people with learning disabilities. Experience is beneficial, however, we are looking for staff with the right values who want to enable vulnerable people to reach their full potential and live a happy life.
You will be an enthusiastic team player and flexible to work on a 24-hour rota system over 7 days.
This is a rewarding role and brings great job satisfaction to those who are looking to make a positive difference to the lives of others. We provide full, accredited training courses in areas such as communication approaches and more. For further career development, we offer higher qualifications through our in-house training department.
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 would encourage you to apply to us even if you have not yet had your COVID 19 vaccine. You will be required to have your first COVID 19 vaccine prior to your interview and your second vaccine before you start work with us. This time will be used to complete post interview recruitment checks. Applicants who are unable to receive the vaccination on medical grounds are still welcome to apply with provision of their official NHS COVID pass letter of medical exemption.