Mental Health Recovery Support Worker - Northampton

£8.72 - £65.00 hourly
  • Lifeways Group
  • Northampton, UK
  • 25 Sep, 2020
Full time Healthcare

Job Description

Do you want to make a difference?

Do you have an understanding of the needs of people with mental health needs and its effects?

Perhaps you are looking for a fulfilling role within the care sector with opportunities for development and further training?

We are looking for motivated individuals to join our dedicated team of Recovery Support Staff to positively engage with our clients in our 'Enhanced Community Recovery’ service in Northampton.

 

Benefits include

28 days annual leave

Competitive rates for Sleep In shifts

Access to NEST Pension

Professionally supportive team and employer

Bike 2 Work Scheme

Rewards scheme - Discounts of high street and online shops plus discounts off holidays

About the role

You will be given full training to provide recovery focused, person centred support to enable people with mental health needs to live as independently as possible within the community.

Developing trusting relationships with service users to achieve positive outcomes, you will be part of recovery support planning to help create an empowering environment which promotes self-esteem and enables service users to express choice and make decisions about their lives.

Hours are based on a rota working 39.25 hour per week, including sleep ins, weekends and loan working

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check

About you

With a willingness to learn, good communication skills both written and verbal, have I.T. skills (including word, databases and e-mails). You may already have an NVQ/QCF in Health & Social Care, don’t worry if you don’t we will support in you obtain this.

 

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