Mental Health Support Worker

Location
Baillieston, Glasgow
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Brightwork are looking for Mental Health Support Workers for various temporary contracts in Glasgow and surrounding areas. Applicants must be qualified to SVQ level 3 and in addition have a PVG scheme registration.

Role and Responsibilities:

* Supporting adults and young people who suffer with mental health issues which may be coupled with addictions and homelessness
* Adopt a positive approach to service users' needs and to offer emotional and practical advice on the road to independence
* Have a solid understanding of support agencies available in the Glasgow area
* Provide care to people in various settings who are suffering from mental illness

The candidate:

* The ability to work under pressure
* The ability to adapt quickly to new working environments
* The ability to build solid working relationships with service users and families
* Excellent Communication and listening skills
* Passionate about making a positive difference to people lives
* Organised
* Approachable
* Reliable



Working Hours:

Candidates must be flexible in the hours they work due to the nature of this role

Interested? please send your CV to (Email Removed) or call Sheryl on
0141 272 8156.

Brightwork Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent vacancies and as an employment business for temporary vacancies.




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