TITLE: Relief Support Worker – Mental Health (Ref: 871)
LOCATION: Outreach (Huntingdon and Peterborough)
HOURS: Zero hour contract
SALARY: £8.49 per hour
CLOSING DATE: 07.06.2019 (Midnight)
We are looking to appoint a number of relief support workers within our Peterborough and Huntingdon services to deliver support to clients with enduring and mental health conditions living within the community.
This is an excellent opportunity for those individuals looking to gain experience in working in Mental Health. You will gain an excellent understanding of working with the different agencies that also provide support to our clients. This is to ensure that our clients are provided with all the services required to meet their needs.
You will need to demonstrate a real commitment to furthering life chances of service users with Mental Health and Learning Difficulties. We require individuals who:
Have the understanding of this specific client group, together with the ability to deal sensitively with issues that may affect them Excellent communication skills Enthusiastic and committed Good administration skills together with the ability to adopt flexible working arrangements Must have a full UK driving license and car available to use Available to work a flexible shift pattern between the hours of 09:00- 21:00 however the hours can be catered to your needs
We are a committed, caring and creative organisation and have awarded the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Company award in 2013, 2015 and again in 2017. We aim to provide the best housing, services, care and support to residents and service users. To do this we want to recruit people of the highest caliber with the knowledge, skills and competence to perform effectively, whatever their role.
If you have experience of working with this client group and have a passion to deliver high quality, person centred services then we look forward to hearing from you. It would be beneficial if you can demonstrate experience of working in training, education or support work and show a genuine interest in housing provision, as well as having an awareness of issues faced by young people.
Employment for this position will be conditional upon two satisfactory references (one from your current employer) as well as a satisfactory Enhanced DBS certificate.
To apply for this post please complete an Online Application Form on our website. www.axiomha.org.uk/careers