Support Worker - Lambeth

Recruiter
Central Care Recruitment
Location
Lambeth, Greater London
Salary
£11.20/hour
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
Central Care are recruiting for a candidate for a full-time Support worker vacancy in the Lambeth area. The successful candidate would need to have extensive experience working within mental health services with service users who also have associated complex needs.

You will need to be able to commit to working on a rota basis across 7 days per week, with cover required for 2-3 months with the possibility of extension. The pay rate is £11.20 per hour.

Interviews will take place from the week commencing 03.07.2017 and therefore candidates must be able to start as soon as possible if appointed.

Project Workers are responsible for creating a recovery-promoting environment that enables residents to embark on a journey of recovery.

The primary role of the project is to enable clients to understand their emotional and mental health needs and manage these effectively. Project workers will also support clients to develop their living skills, develop & manage relationships, build social networks and access education, training or employment, by completing comprehensive needs and risk assessments with clients and identifying short-term objectives.

Project workers will need to be resilient, innovative, flexible and creative. A commitment to working collaboratively and within a recovery framework.

You must also have some experience of working with this client group in a similar role.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to meet Central's registration requirements. Please contact the Resourcing Team for further information