Recovery Navigator - Punjabi and Urdu Speaker

Job Reference: 75208
Posted: Wednesday 15th November 2023
Closing Date: Thursday 30th November 2023
£11.00 per hour
Birmingham, West Midlands

Do you have the commitment and positive values to make a difference to the lives of people living in east Birmingham? This particular service supports individuals to actively progress along their mental health recovery journey through support planning, proactive keyworking, the delivery of structured courses, therapeutic activities and signposting to appropriate services.

It is Creative Support’s desire to reach all communities that experience mental ill health and we seek to tailor our approach to take into consideration all diverse cultural needs. Birmingham has a richly diverse population and with this in mind we are looking to employ a Recovery Navigator fluent in Punjabi and Urdu to assist us to reach our South Asian community and forge links to enable people to benefit from support with their mental health recovery

Creative Support is a non-profit organisation which provides high quality person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs.

We are looking for person centred individuals who are well motivated, hardworking and keen to join our friendly team. You will work with a caseload of service users to develop individual recovery plans and coordinate a package of support which will enhance their quality of life and provide opportunities for greater social inclusion within the wider community.

You will engage with service users to build trusting, therapeutic relationships and use a psychologically minded approach whilst maintaining professional boundaries and working within Creative Support’s Recovery Model to encourage positive mental health and coping skills.

Our timetable of structured courses and therapeutic activities is updated every three months and new or alternative sessions will always be considered.

This role offers unique and challenging opportunities bringing great job satisfaction to those who are looking to make a positive difference to the lives of others. We provide relevant training including accredited health and social care diplomas through our own training academy.

This is a role which can be enjoyed by people who are committed to making a positive difference, including experienced care workers, graduates and people looking for a stimulating career path into social care. Full and part time hours are available.

Application Instructions:

In order to apply, please read the job description and then complete the online application form using the links above.

You can also download a copy of our application form using the links above. Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed to 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.

If you require any advice on completing your application form, please call us on 0161 236 0829.

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

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