Support Worker - Mental Health

Recruiter
Hoop Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Hoop Recruitment are looking for a support worker to work in the Radyr area of Cardiff, supporting male adults with mental health and personality disorders within a 24 hour residential setting. The role will comprise of promoting independence, providing support within the community and working to underpin an individuals' journey to recovery. This is a full time position with shifts being Monday to Sunday with a mixture of day and night shifts.

Benefits:
  • Competitive annual leave entitlement with annual increments
  • Generous contributory pension scheme
  • Rewarding overtime structure
  • Continual professional development through paid training
Responsibilities:
  • Implementation of person centred care plans
  • Support with daily activities, i.e. personal care, support in the community, cooking, cleaning, etc.
  • Effectively communicate with service users, families and other professionals
  • Adopt creative approaches to problem solving and challenging behaviour
  • Remain calm and in pressurised situations
Requirements:
  • Previous experience as a support worker within a mental health environment
  • Able to work a shift pattern on a rolling rota
  • Flexibility with working hours
  • Excellent communication skills
To apply for this excellent opportunity or to discuss the role in more detail please contact the Hoop Recruitment team today.
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959363454