Mental Health Support Worker
The Salvation Army Housing Association (saha) is an organisation that provides a range of housing and varied support services to vulnerable people. Our aim is to support people in achieving their full potential. We are currently going through a large period of growth and have a vacancy for a Mental Health Support Worker.
Mental Health Support Worker Requirements:
You will have a keenness to make a positive contribution to improving the quality of life for people who have a range of needs, whilst being highly motivated and proactive with a determination to succeed. You will have a working knowledge of the needs and support requirements of people with complex mental health needs, as well as a proven experience of preparing and implementing needs assessments, support plans, risk assessments and management plans as well as individual action plans in conjunction with other workers / agencies and clients.
Proven experience of working with and managing a caseload of clients who have a mental health illness or within another social care setting is essential.
A Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Certificate will be required for these roles.
Here at saha, we are an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating inclusive environment for all current and future team members, working together to continue to help Transforming Lives.
Location: St Andrews House, Exmouth
Job type: Part-Time, 22.5 hours per week on a rota basis
Salary: £11,033.40 (£18,389 pro rata) per annum + Sleep-In payments
Benefits: 26 days' annual holiday rising a day a year for the first 5 years + bank holidays, Life Assurance, Pension scheme and an Employee Health Assistance Programme. Professional development opportunities and flexible working arrangements and more!
Closing Date: 24th November 2020. Please be aware that this vacancy may close earlier depending on a number of successful candidates
Interview Date: TBC
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Care, Healthcare Assistant, Healthcare Worker, Recovery, Assessment Mental Health, Vulnerable People, Care Worker, Care Staff, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, etc.