Case/Support Worker - Mental Health

Recruiter
Vacancy Filler Limited
Location
Bath, Somerset
Salary
20661.0000
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Bath

37.5 hrs per week

Our clients vision is that everyone has a place to call home and can fulfil their hopes and ambitions.

As a Case Worker, you will provide specific mental health, housing and other related support to vulnerable, homeless adults in an accommodation setting in Bath. You will be supporting clients with their Mental Health issues during their stay, with focus on their recovery, client choice, rights and responsibilities as well as partnership working between client and staff member; in order to maximise the client's individual potential.

To succeed, you will have an understanding of the needs and support requirements of people with mental health and other associated needs. You'll also have the ability to establish an effective working relationship with these clients, be client centred and possess the skills to carry out comprehensive assessment and action planning. Having knowledge and understanding of the statutory, voluntary and consumer led services in Bath, is also required.

Please note that the pattern of work is based on shift rota hours, which will include working some evenings, nights and weekends.

In return, they offer a range of benefits including a pension scheme, staff discounts scheme and flexible working to help you maintain a healthy work/life balance. They are also committed to providing their staff with a wide range of learning and development opportunities; in support of their personal and professional development.

Closing date: 10.00am, 29 th June 2017

Interviews and assessments: 12 & 13 th July

at our clients' equality, diversity and inclusion are central to the organisation's values and how they work. They are in the top 50 of Stonewall's Workplace Equality Index 2017 and a Disability Confident Employer. To ensure that their workforce reflects the diversity of their clients as well as the communities that they live and work within, they encourage and welcome applications from all sections of the community .