This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our organisation. The ten apartments and three bungalows are arranged around a central court named Chantry Square and located in the Park End area of Middlesbrough.
You will provide outcome focused support to enable service users to lead fulfilling and valued lives, maintain their tenancies, participate in their local community, develop independent living skills and achieve their personal goals and desired outcomes. This supported living service operates 24/7 with sleep overs.
This is an opportunity for personal and career development as we offer good conditions of service and a supportive, hands-on management culture
You will have the opportunity to work with our positive behaviour support practitioner team in order that we continue to deliver innovative and specialised services. You will encourage staff to take responsibility for upholding positive workplace values and building great working relationships.
You must have skills in positive communication and engagement and will be able to demonstrate unconditional positive regard for the people we support. You will also have skills in the assessment of needs along with positive and proactive risk management so that support planning for individuals demonstrates an active and fulfilling life with an emphasis on a 'can do’ approach.
As well as providing direct support you will manage and deploy staff effectively to meet the needs of service users, taking into account their personalised schedules and activity plans.