Mental Health Support Worker

  • Location

    Crawley, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disability, Mental Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.44 per hour + benefits

  • Contact email:

    recruitment@activeprospects.org.uk

  • Job ref:

    496/MHSW/CRAWLEY

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-01-04

Mental Health Support Worker
Crawley
Permanent

Full Time - 37.5 hours per week

Are you looking for a new role in Health and Social Care? Are you experienced in a similar field?

Active Prospects are recruiting for a Mental Health Support Worker to join our team located in Three Bridges, Crawley.

This service supports and assists 4 young females who have mental health needs, autism or complex needs to live in their independent flat/annex. This is a brand-new service which has been tailored to meet the needs of the people we support and to ensure they can live a fulfilled and independent life. Active Prospects work within the principles of Positive Behavior Support and strength- based approaches.

As a Mental Health Support Worker, you will be working closely as a team to support and assist people to develop new skills and live a fulfilled life achieving goals and aspirations. You will participate in the creation of activities which will help develop skills such as domestic skills, social skills and life skills. Others forms of support will include administration of medication and supporting them with personal care when required.

This is a great opportunity for those who have worked in a similar environment or are familiar with mental health or autism.

As an employee of Active Prospects, you will be entitled to £9.44 per hour, annual leave, Rewards Package (shopping discounts, gym membership discounts and holiday vouchers) and training and development to achieve your Level 3 and Level 5 qualification. All new staff are offered an induction and face-to-face paid training week at our head office with the training manager followed by shadow shifts.

If you are interested in this position and wish to be considered, apply with your CV and a member of the recruitment team will be in contact. Alternatively, contact Recruitment on 01737 924102 for further information.