Mental Health Support Worker

£11.77 per hour
12 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
Our client is a national mental health charity, providing a variety of services for people with varying mental health concerns. They are now recruiting for a Mental Health Support Worker to join their dedicated and passionate team on a temporary, on-going basis.

As a Mental Health Support Worker you will deliver bespoke one to one and group support to individuals experiencing or recovering from mental health problems. Your role will involve autonomous, mobile working in the community, alongside engagement with a fast paced team. You will be required to coordinate and maintain your own workload, and report on your activity as and when required.

The ideal candidate for this role will have a solid understanding of issues surrounding mental health, and issues likely to affect those experiencing or recovering from periods of mental illness. You will have proven skill in managing a busy workload, and will be able to efficiently maintain appropriate records. You will have good, clear and adaptable communication skills, and will ultimately have a passion for helping those with mental health issues.

Please apply by submitting your CV in Word format. Cover letters are not required at this stage.