Mental Health Recovery Support Worker - Southampton

Mental Health Recovery Support Worker - Southampton

Position Duration
Role Type
Care/Support Worker, Team Leader and Service Manager
Salary / rate of pay
8.91 per hour, 65 per Sleep In
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Job Description

Have you got great customer service skills?


Perhaps a fulfilling role within the care sector with opportunities for development and further training is something you are interested in?


We are looking for motivated individuals to join our dedicated team of Recovery Support Staff to positively engage with our clients in our 'Enhanced Community Recovery’ service.


Benefits include

28 days annual leave

Access to NEST Pension

Professionally supportive team and employer

Bike 2 Work Scheme

Rewards scheme - Discounts of high street and online shops plus discounts off holidays


About the role

You will be given full training to provide recovery focused, person centred support to enable people with mental health needs to live as independently as possible within the community.


Developing trusting relationships with service users to achieve positive outcomes, you will be part of recovery support planning to help create an empowering environment which promotes self-esteem and enables service users to express choice and make decisions about their lives.


Hours are based on a rota working 39.25 hour per week, including sleep ins, weekends and loan working

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check


About you

You will have an understanding of the needs of people with Mental Health needs and its effects. Above all willingness to learn, have good communication skills written and verbal, and have I.T. skills, including word, databases and e-mails. You may already have an NVQ/QCF in Health & Social Care but if not we will support in you obtain this.