Recovery Worker

Recruiter
Retinue Solutions
Location
Waterlooville
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you have experience of working in mental health or a related environment? Would you like to be part of an organisation that counts on the passion of its staff to inspire individual recovery for the people they work with? Then we are looking for someone like you! Our client has an excellent opportunity for a Recovery Worker to join our team across our East Hampshire service covering services in Waterlooville. This key role will see you provide both housing and community based support. You will enable individuals to progress in their recovery and it's only possible with the help of people like you. Day-to-day, you'll manage a caseload offering support that enables participation in community life. You'll work with individuals and in groups; assist in developing personal support plans that address specific needs. You will be responsible for helping the people who use our services to develop domestic, financial and emotional management and personal life skills to achieve greater independence and self-esteem will be important too. You will be a great listener, with a flexible approach and a flair for planning and prioritising a busy workload. You love motivating and engaging people in a range of developmental and rehabilitative activities. What's more, you have a good understanding of mental health issues and how they affect people. You will be required to cover shifts on rota basis, 8am - 10pm Monday to Friday and 2pm - 10pm at weekends. You will also be able to travel across locations. A full role profile is available and can be requested from us at Retinue Solutions. (Apply online only). Subsequent salary progression up to a maximum of £17,070 will apply to this post. Our client fully endorses career development and has a great reputation for rewarding their staff. You can expect some great benefits, including 25 days' holiday, contributory pension scheme, employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers, plus exceptional professional development and training opportunities. To apply, please submit your CV and a Supporting Statement that outlines your suitability for the role. Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy