Mental Health Support Worker

Recruiter
Semester Recruitment
Location
Wythenshawe
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an ongoing position based in the Manchester area.

You will be supporting clients with Mental Health, including schizophrenia, split personality disorder, depression and anxiety.

  • Follow care and/or support plans for each service user/tenant with respect and dignity. This may include one or more of the following examples:

    • Living as independently as possible

    • Accessing work, education or training

    • Enjoying leisure time, activities and cultural beliefs in the community

  • Keeping in touch with family and friends and making new friends

    The successful candidate will be needed to:

  • Carry out or assist with domestic cleaning, cooking and shopping tasks as instructed

  • Assist with the provision of medication as directed

  • Provide up to date information to maintain service user records as required

  • Respond to health and safety issues

  • Implement emergency procedures

  • Persist in the delivery of support to clients who may present behavioural challenges

This is an immediate start so you will need to have a DBS dated within a year and preferably be subscribed to the update service.