Extra Care Support Worker

Recruiter
CREATIVE SUPPORT
Location
Barrow-In-Furness
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
10 Jan 2021
Closes
16 Jan 2021
Ref
1889846337
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
At Creative Support we have a continuing mission to provide individually focused and respectful support to enable our service users to live fulfilling and independent lives. We are looking for hardworking, flexible and motivated individuals to join our team providing a person centred service at our Extra Care Service at Station View, Barrow. The service is a purpose built scheme which offers independent living opportunities for older people in a friendly, inclusive and safe environment.

For our Barrow extra care service we want our service users to lead active and positive lives; to achieve this we need individuals to help us to deliver personalised extra care services. We need individuals who are passionate about providing dedicated care and support to older people. You will engage with service users and build trusting and therapeutic relationships. Good communication skills are key to this role, as is the ability to provide respectful personal care to meet the service user’s needs.

We can offer flexible hours which include evening and weekend work. Previous experience within a similar care setting is not essential as we will provide full training and support when undertaking this role. The service has great local transport links within Barrow. We have full time and part time roles available.

Applications are encouraged from graduates and people with life experience, as well as experienced care workers. We also offer a wide range of benefits to ensure job satisfaction. This includes:
  • Excellent training opportunities inc. QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2, 3 and 5
  • Free life assurance
  • Pension with company contribution
  • A range of employee discounts