Mental Health Support Worker

  • Location:

    Harborne, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    Up to £9.25 per hour

  • Contact:

    Chris Pritchard

  • Contact email:

    chris.pritchard@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/527499

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-03

  • Startdate:

    23/12/2019

Join the pioneers in home-based psychiatric rehabilitation

We work with an organisation who are leading the way in least restrictive support; providing person-centred support in their own homes, helping them strive towards independent living.

If you're an experienced Support Worker, looking for a new challenge and the opportunity to gain valuable experience in revolutionary best practice, then we would love to hear from you.

The rewards of being a Support Worker here

  • Hourly pay £9.25 per hour, 36 hours per week over at least 3 shifts with day and night options
  • Specialist training provided in least restrictive intervention
  • Guaranteed hours for duration of contract


What to expect

With a unique approach to mental health support worker, you'll be working with their wider support network; healthcare professionals and their family members to support them with independent living, all within a familiar and comfortable home environment.

You will have an in depth understanding of the recovery principles in mental health, and experience of working with autism and ADHD. Being able to provide positive experiences are essential, and the ability to work as part of a team, as well as on a one to basis. Patience, good communication and listening skills are important.

This service has a number of opportunities for both a waking night worker, and also day staff with occasional sleep-ins.


What you'll need

This opportunity is to start in December 2019 so we need applicants to be able to commit to this opportunity straight away.


You'll be 100% committed to the needs of the person with previous experience as a Support Worker.

If you have previous experience of these complex needs then all the better, but if you are passionate about providing person centred care and genuinely providing a truly safe environment allowing your clients to thrive, we would be delighted to hear from your

What's next?

If you're excited about working on a brand new challenge with a fresh support to mental health support work, then click apply and a member of the team will be in touch.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.