Mental Health Support Workers - Leytonstone

Mental Health Support Workers - Leytonstone

£17,550 - £21,060 per annum (pro-rata for part-time, hourly rate £9.00)

Contacted up to 45 hours

You must be able to work on a shift rota basis including some sleep ins/waking nights and weekends

Job Role

You will Support and give Time to individuals with mental health needs, promoting their Recovery within a community environment. Treat individuals with dignity and respect and give power to service users to make their own choices. Provide support in all aspects of daily living including personal care to the administration of medication and support to manage finances.

Person Specification

Relevant experience is desirable; applications also welcomed from individuals with transferable skills. You will need to be a great team player, motivated, enthusiastic and able to build positive relationships. Excellent listening and communication skills are essential. You will also need to be able to demonstrate a good standard of written, verbal and numeracy skills, as well as good basic IT skills.

The Service

Waterside Lodge - located in the heart of Leytonstone is a mental health supported living service, that provides 24-hour residential care, offering personalised support to our residents. Waterside Lodge enables and supports our residents to engage in various recreational activities by creating a social and homely atmosphere, which involves hosting barbeques in our lovely spacious garden, providing entertainment and going on summer day trips and engaging our residents in afternoon Tea and Talk sessions.

Benefits

Flexible patterns of work

Competitive Salary

HSF - Dental / Health cover (preferential contributory rates)

Induction/Training provided

Development / Progression opportunities

Reward / Recognition programmes

Empathy - our employee assistance programme

Nurses Welcome Bonus: £500

When you need it - Sick leave, maternity & paternity

Refer a Friend Scheme

Pension and life assurance cover

Disability Friendly

CV's reviewed on a weekly basis, interviews arranged to suit

Requirements

  • Care, Mental health, Support, Assistant, flexible, shift rota, permanent
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