Mental Health Support Worker and Bank Mental Health Support Worker

Matlock and Buxton, Derbyshire
£7.69 ph basic, £8.17ph
12 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018

The Derbyshire Federation for Mental Health is a charity supporting individuals living with or recovering from mental ill health. We are looking to recruit the following in the Derbyshire Dales/High Peak areas.

Mental Health Support Worker and Bank Mental Health Support Worker(s)

(25 hrs pw + 1 weekend in four)

£7.69 ph basic, £8.17ph for Diploma Level 3 Health and Social Care qualified  (plus 3% pension contribution)

As an individual support worker the post requires you to improve the lives of people with poor mental health, through one to one support, group setting support, and the agreement and implementation of a support plan. This support may be carried out in a clients’ home or out in the community.

The ideal candidates for the above positions will have a passion for working with people, and will be reliable and flexible. They will also be confident, have excellent communication skills, and be able to provide our clients with support and encouragement. Previous experience in a care setting is beneficial, but not essential because full training will be provided.

You must be a car owner and have a full licence.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about any of these positions, please either ring Tim Westwood in our Matlock office on 01629 733915, or Chantelle Ross in our Buxton office on 01298 212602.

Application is by completion of an application form and we suggest you ask for a copy of the job description and person specification before applying.

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