Recovery Worker

Location
Leicester, Leicestershire, England / Leicestershire, England
Salary
Up to £15810 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
05 Feb 2018
Closes
26 Feb 2018
Ref
00012A
Contact
Tom Bullock
Sector
Carers
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Experienced
Language
English

Contact Details
Do you have experience of working in mental health or a related environment? Would you like to be part of an organisation that counts on the passion of its staff to inspire individual recovery for the people they work with? Then we are looking for someone like you!

Our client has an excellent opportunity for a Recovery Worker to join our team working across our Leicestershire service covering Leicester and surrounding areas.
This key role will see you provide community based support. You will enable individuals to progress in their recovery and it's only possible with the help of people like you. You will meet with people in neutral settings such as coffee shops and aim to give them the necessary support.

Day-to-day, you'll manage a caseload offering support that enables participation in community life. You'll work with individuals and in groups; assist in developing personal support plans that address specific needs. You will be responsible for helping the people who use our services to develop domestic, financial and emotional management and personal life skills to achieve greater independence and self-esteem will be important too.

You will be a great listener, with a flexible approach and a flair for planning and prioritising a busy workload. You love motivating and engaging people in a range of developmental and rehabilitative activities. What's more, you have a good understanding of mental health issues and how they affect people.
You will be required to cover shifts on rota basis, 8am - 10pm Monday to Friday and 2pm - 10pm at weekends. You will also be able to travel across the two locations.
A full role profile is available and can be requested from us at Retinue Solutions. 0203 8377 905

Our client fully endorses career development and has a great reputation for rewarding their staff. You can expect some great benefits, including 25 days' holiday, contributory pension scheme, employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers, plus exceptional professional development and training opportunities.
To apply, please submit your CV and a Supporting Statement that outlines your suitability for the role.

Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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