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Social Inclusion Project Worker - EXPIRED

Job Title Social Inclusion Project Worker - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location Wandsworth, London
Salary £23513 - £26176 per annum
Job Published 20 Apr 2015
REF J51279PA
Contact Name TPP Social Care & Housing
Contact Email socialcare@tpp.co.uk

Job Description - EXPIRED

Social Inclusion Project Worker
Wandsworth
£23,513 - £26,176 per annum

TPP's client a 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. They are located across the UK and provide a variety of services.

The Wandsworth service provides advice and guidance to adults with mental health issues 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. This will entail partnership working with service users to identify goals and how to achieve them. The role will include 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 reflect practice is encouraged, therefor the project worker will be required to meet with the service user and review and reflect on their recovery journey.

The role is Monday to Friday but does require some flexibility as required by the service.

The successful candidate will be qualified to degree level or equivalent in Mental Health, social care, volunteering or a related field, have experience of working within a mental health setting and have experience if providing advice, guidance and training to others. As the role in based within a resource centre the successful candidate with have experience of networking and liaising with referrers and community based organisations.

The above criteria will be explored during the initial assessment with the owning consultant at TPP.

To apply please send your CV to socialcare@tpp.co.uk quoting reference number J51279 PA.

Closing date: 24th April 2015 (allow time to complete an application form)
Interviews: 5th May 2015

TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

Ref: EXPIRED - J51279PA | Published: 20th Apr 2015