Mental Health Pathways Coordinator

Job Reference: 80383
Posted: Monday 10th June 2024
Closing Date: Friday 28th June 2024
Up to £12.82 per annum
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Full-Time, Part-Time

Creative Support is a thriving and progressive national charity, with a passion for delivering high quality, person centred and meaningful services which promote the personal development of the people who use our services.

We are looking for a warm, approachable and motivated individual to work alongside our Service Manager and Community Links and Assessment Co-ordinator to provide an outcome-focused support service for people over the age of 18 who are identified as being ready to move on from hospital, residential and other supported settings. Priority will be given to people subject to CPA/Section 117 and those who are experiencing delayed discharge.

The purpose of this role is to work to source and secure accommodation on behalf of the individuals referred, working with the individual, a range of mental health professionals and a number of housing providers, both social and private to ensure the best outcome for the service users supported.

You will provide advice and guidance as to the range of possible housing and support options including support to locate and resettle into an independent tenancy with support from the Mental Health Floating Support Service, who will then provide a programme of planned support to continue to sustain tenancies.

To ensure this is achieved in a timely fashion, you will help to shape pathways between mental health care providers (in-patient and community) local housing providers (both social and private and non-statutory organisations for individuals who have been identified as at a being stage in their recovery where they can sustain an independent tenancy. You will be required to have a good understanding of the local housing provision and work to create capacity for those you are supporting to be housed suitably, in an area where housing options are limited. This will require you to be creative and to create good partnership working with a range of providers.

Benefits of working with Creative Support include:

• Free 24/7 counselling and employee support programme
• All our staff are supported 24/7 by our out of hours teams
• Support to apply for blue light discount card

Vacancy Reference Number: 80383
Applications for this role must be submitted via the Creative Support website using the above vacancy reference number

Full training is provided, as is the opportunity to work towards QCF Diploma in Health and Social Care. Benefits of working with Creative Support include a probationary bonus, pension contributions, 33 days Annual Leave and company paid enhanced DBS.

We are a passionate, inclusive, and anti-racist organization – Stonewall Diversity Champion, Disability Confident Employer who have recently received Investors in People Gold award.

We can only accept applications from candidates who are located in and eligible to work within the UK. – This post will not be open to Sponsorship under the UKVI scheme

Application Instructions:

To apply, candidates must complete the online application form located on our company website via the listing for the above reference numbered role. We do not accept CV’s as a method of application.

A list of all roles available can be located at: www.creativesupport.co.uk

Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying. We do not provide outcomes for unsuccessful applications.

For role or application queries please email recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk

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

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