Mental Health Recovery Worker

  • Job Reference: 6954020/001
  • Date Posted: 24 March 2020
  • Recruiter: South West
  • Location: Wiltshire, England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

 

 

 

 

The Contract Recruitment Specialists

Permanent Mental Health Recovery Worker Immediately Required via Venn Group

Venn Group Social Housing Recruitment Team are currently recruiting for a Mental Health Recovery Worker for our supported housing client based in Wiltshire to begin employment within their expanding team.

 

Location: Wiltshire

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 37.5hrs (Alternate shifts 8am-4pm, 3pm-11pm and occasional 11pm-7am)

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide individual support to service users with complex mental health conditions 

  • Manage own caseload and encourage individuals to self-manage day-to-day tasks

  • Signpost service users onto external support services and liaise with external mental health agencies

  • Implement individual support plans, risk and needs assessments, safeguarding and health and safety checks

  • Occasional ‘low’ level personal care

  • Maintain accurate records and update onto the information system

  • Engage with community events, meetings and forums to promote the service

  • Ensure effective incident and complaint recording including reporting information on RIVO

    Essential Skills:

  • An enhanced DBS within the past 12 months

  • Demonstrable experience in mental health

  • Knowledge of creating support plans, risk and needs assessments and good professional boundaries

    Desirable Skills:

  • Ability to work with basic computer packages

    If you have a strong work ethic and would like to be considered for this position, please send an updated CV to erex@venngroup.com or call Emily Rex on 0117 930 8760