Mental Health Support Worker

FLOATING SUPPORT WORKER [MENTAL HEALTH AND COMPLEX NEEDS] Richmond Borough £22,538 per annum 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday The Role To enable vulnerable people living in a variety of different tenures and a geographical area in the community to move towards greater independence by providing a flexible and individually tailored support package. Floating Support Worker will give practical support to help people maintain their tenancy, stay well, exercise choice and control in their care and lives and participate in the community. Support is also provided to develop a model of re-enablement towards self-advocacy, self-management and empowerment, incorporating the principles and practice of recovery, co-production and peer support. This role involves lone working within the community. Personal Attributes Enjoys social interaction and the company of others, joins in local activities to encourage customer involvement Approachable and open behaviour Prefers working as part of a group or team Is fundamentally calm and resilient, does not let emotion adversely affect them or obscure their judgement Has a practical and logical mind and is naturally well organised Thrives on change and enjoys dynamic diverse environments Is confident with high levels of self-esteem Is respectful, articulate and sensitive in style of communication Is essentially customerfocused Is motivated towards excellence and improvement of personal performance with a can do attitude Ability to cope positively with challenging and diverse behaviours Essential: Up to NVQ Level 2/3 or equivalent or experience in the social care/charity sector. For more information on this opportunity please apply today
Ivy Recruitment
Surrey, England, UK
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