Supported Living Coordinator
Creative Support is a national not-for-profit organization which provides care and support to people with learning disabilities, autism spectrum conditions, mental health needs, and older people. Our supported living service is in Levenshulme which provides Supported Living for individuals who have a learning disability and complex needs including autism, challenging behaviours and communication needs.
We are looking for warm, caring individuals to provide person centred support to adults with learning disabilities and autism spectrum conditions in the Levenshulme area. Your role will include:
- Providing personal care, practical and emotional support to adults with learning disabilities
- Maximising service user outcomes by promoting independence and social inclusion
- Encouraging service users to be involved in decisions regarding their care and lives
- Collaborate with service users, their families and involved professionals to provide a consistent and coordinated service.
The Support Living Co-ordinator role will be to lead the team to provide individualised person centred support to people with learning disabilities and autistic spectrum disorders living in their own homes; to enable them to enjoy a fulfilling and valued life, to participate in the community and to develop their abilities as fully as possible.
You will have a warm, caring nature, and a commitment to making a positive difference in people's lives. It is expected that you will work flexibly, including evenings and weekends, to meet the needs of the service.
We do not accept CVs as a form of application, applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. An enhanced DBS check is required for which we pay. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by our organisation. We do not accept cold calls or sales/marketing contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website.