£23,513 - 26,176 per year
Social Care Team
over 2 years ago
Social Inclusion Project Worker
£23,513 - £26,176 per annum
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.
About the Charity:
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, therefore 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 with people with severe and enduring mental health problems, experience of working within a mental health setting and 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, and have the ability to work within a fixed budget.
How do I apply?
If you are interested in this position or know someone that is, please send across an updated CV. For a confidential chat please don’t hesitate to call me on (020) 7 198 6070, or you may email directly firstname.lastname@example.org and I will be in touch.
If you are shortlisted, we will send you an application form to complete.
Closing date: 10:00am Friday 4th November 2016
Interviews: Thursday 24th November 2016