£23,513 per year + pro rata
Social Care Team
over 2 years ago
Social Inclusion Project Worker
£23,513pa, pro rata
24 hours per week
Are you passionate about mental health? Do you want to work for a leading mental health charity?
TPP's client a leading Mental Health charity is seeking a Social Inclusion Project Worker to join their active team in Wandsworth.
Our client is a highly reputable Mental Health charity who promotes and campaigns for the right of people with mental health issues. The Wandsworth service provides advice and guidance to adults with mental health issues who are seeking support in their recovery.
The role of the Social Inclusion Project Worker will be to provide flexible and responsive support based on the needs and aspirations of service users that promote social inclusion and recovery. You will be required to work in partnership with service users to identify goals and how to achieve them. You will also work with service users to facilitate access to appropriate services to progress their growth and recovery and initiate, develop, execute and supervise activities. An aspect of volunteer recruitment will be required also and reflective practice is encouraged, therefor you will be required to meet with the service users and review and reflect on their recovery journey together.
To be considered for this exciting opportunity you will be qualified to degree level or equivalent in Mental Health, social care, volunteering or a related field, you will also need to have experience of working within a mental health setting and have experience in providing advice, guidance and training to others. As the role in based within a resource centre you will also have experience of networking and liaising with referrers and community based organisations.
How do I apply
Please send your up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number J56398PA. If you would like to discuss this vacancy in more details before applying, please feel free to email me directly at email@example.com
If you are shortlisted, we will send you an application form to complete.
Closing date: 12pm Wednesday 29th July 2016
Interviews: Monday 1st August 2016