Mental Health Support Worker

Zoek Pin Bristol, England


Permanent (Full time)

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Mental Health Support Worker

Our client, based in Bristol**,** is currently recruiting for a Mental Health Support Worker on a permanent basis. Our client is proud to be one of the top Mental Health Charities within the area and has an excellent reputation for developing staff.

The position is due to start immediately on a full time basis. The salary is £22,627 to £24,591 and is negotiable based on experience for this position. the hours are work are per week but does involve shifts and can include weekends.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years’ experience in the sector, however this requirement can be flexible.

**Duties will include (but not limited to):**

* Providing support to clients who suffer from low level mental health needs in a 18 bed home

* Supporting service users to work towards their identified goals, promote personal responsibility and self-confidence through a solution focused and recovery orientated approach

* Providing 1:1 or group support and create/update individually tailored support plans and risk assessments

* Enabling individuals to self-manage their personal and domestic resources where necessary

* Liaising with external agencies to help obtain additional support services for the clients

* Participating in support plan reviews and liaise with senior staff on the effectiveness of support** **

**Experience**** ****required**

* *Proven experience of working with people with multiple needs (. mental health, homelessness, alcohol/drug dependency, long term conditions)*

* *Proven experience of carrying out needs and/or risk assessments and the support planning process*

* *Experience of working with a number of individuals with competing needs and priorities*

**Working hours**:

* hours per week

* Monday – Sunday – Shifts involved (5 days worked out of 7)

For further information on the position, please contact Andrew Golder or Ten Singh on######### or please email enquiries to

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

KEYWORDS: Mental Health; Partnerships; Charity; Risk Assessments; Support Plans

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