Trainee Recovery Worker-Care (Mental Health)

Hexagon Housing Association
This position has been filled

12 month Contract with possibility of career progression

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 Trainee Recovery Worker based at Newstead Rd.

Newstead Rd is a rehab centre based in Lee, SE12 for people with complex mental health needs. It has 12 self-contained flats plus generous communal areas and a garden, ideal for offering clients activities around the creative arts, cooking, gardening and animal care.

Working alongside Recovery Workers and other team members, this entry level role offers the opportunity to develop skills and abilities to support people with complex mental health needs, increase their confidence for independent living, including healthy meal planning and preparation. You will have a problem solving approach, be customer-focussed, and have a genuine interest in mental health. This is a part-time (24 hours per week) shift based role (earlies/lates and weekends) on a rota. There is the possibility of becoming a permanent Recovery Worker following the 12 month traineeship, subject to satisfactory performance.

Confirmation of appointment for all posts 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

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