MENTAL HEALTH – SUPPORT WORKER
Part time hours covering Evenings and weekends
Covering the Shrewsbury Area (SY3)
£8.82-£9.03 per hour
We are looking for support workers to join our fantastic person centred Support team in our service in Shrewsbury. This opportunity will give you the satisfaction of delivering first class support in a team environment providing you with a new challenge to work in a positive behaviour organisation.
This Opportunity is across three services supporting with people with mental health needs to live full and active lives, supporting them to reach their goals and potentials as well as supporting them through any challenges.
Full training is provided to all successful candidates whatever their ability, you will also be given the support from positive behaviour support team and experienced support workers who work within the service.
The team who currently work in our mental health service have won awards for their fantastic level of support they provide which is a testament to how we value our staff.
It is important to note that this role will involve lone working.
About our organisation
Bethphage is a registered charity which was established in 1994 and provides support to adults with learning and physical Disabilities and mental health needs in Shropshire and the West Midlands.
Everything we do is individually designed to enable people to achieve their potential and meet their objectives and need for support. The people that we support may live in their own home, a home that is shared with other people, their family home or a shared care home.
It is the aim of Bethphage to provide outstanding care and support throughout the organisation so it essential that you will be dedicated to providing the highest levels of care that you can.
You will be required to create a team that champions excellent support by actively coaching and modelling respectful positive approaches to achieve the greatest possible independence and quality of life for the people we support, based on an understanding of what is important to and for them.
It is important for you to be able to demonstrate the following attributes: Patience, empathy, flexibility, honesty and the ability to motivate and encourage individuals to live their best lives
- Communicating effectively
- Upholding dignity and protecting privacy
- Working co-operatively
- Treating people fairly
- Working responsibly
- Continuing to learn
- Previous work experience in mental health services is an essential
- Level two diploma in Health and Social Care
- Level three diploma in Health and Social Care
To be a part of this award winning team and obtain a full detailed job description please contact our HR team on 01743 272880
Benefits of Working for us
o Competitive pay
o Simply Health Cash Plan
o Long service rewards
o Contributory Pension scheme
o Development opportunities
o Recruitment awards
o Paid enhanced DBS certificate
o Paid training
Closing Date 31st July
Interview date – To be confirmed
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