Relief Community Session Worker (Job Ref: 21046)

Position Categories: Mental Health, new, North West, Part Time

Location: North Lancashire

Salary: Up to £7.60ph plus accrued holiday credit

Closing Date: 26 February 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 21046JCP, 21046GWO, 21046RED


Short Job Description:

North Lancashire Community Inclusion Service is a Community Based Mental Health Service working across Fylde and Wyre. The service provides support for people who have mental health needs and are at risk of social isolation. We offer support in health and wellbeing, housing and finance and work with individuals to assist in their personal progression and help them work towards achieving personal goals.
We are looking to create great opportunities by recruiting motivated, resourceful individuals with an empathetic approach who are committed to providing and promoting a person centred ethos to people with Mental Health needs; working alongside specialist case workers in our exciting service across North Lancashire enabling our service users to develop and maintain the necessary life skills.
You will have opportunity to plan and run sessions with the service user group in community settings. As well as offering outreach support and have your own caseload of service users.
It is essential that you are able to work independently, using your own initiative and as part of a team, and you have good verbal and written communication skills.
Full training is provided – after successful completion of the probationary period, you will automatically be enrolled on the Level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma and receive ongoing training to meet the needs of the service user group.
Experience of working in a community- based service is desirable. Car drivers essential. For further details please contact – Jewli Winder Service Manager on 07866785171 or jewli.winder@creativesupport.org.uk.


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Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.


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