Support Officer (Mental Health) – Day Shifts
Do you want to work for an organisation committed to employee engagement, where every employee is valued and listened to? Do you want to be offered excellent personal development, training and supervision to help you achieve your full potential? Then join our team as a Support Officer.
KIRKWOOD ROAD Supported Living Service opened in January 2016 and is based in Nunhead/Peckham SE15. The service offers high support rehabilitation to 12 people with complex mental health needs over 2 years and is delivered using the Recovery Model in line with the choice and personalisation agenda.
Reporting to a Team Leader and working with a team of Recovery Workers, the Support Officer role includes enabling clients to develop their skills and confidence for independent living, activities of daily living and tenancy sustainment.
This is an ideal opportunity to further develop your career if you have experience of support work in a community setting working with clients with complex needs. You will also need excellent communication skills, along with an understanding of welfare benefits, and the Recovery Model. The role includes medication administration, but experience in this area is not essential as we will provide you with the necessary training.
This is a shift based role (earlies and lates) including weekends on a rota.
Confirmation of appointment is subject to obtaining an acceptable Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service.
For an application pack, please visit our website at www.hexagon.org.uk.
Closing Date: Tuesday 13th March 2018.