Edmonton, Greater London (On-site)
£24,500 - £27,000 (depending on experience and expertise)
Contract, 2 years with the possibility of extension, Full-time
Job description

This is an innovative new service, integrating the expertise, skills and knowledge of the VCS network in Enfield with NHS Mental Health services. The purpose of the role is to provide psycho-social support to clients, working within specialist Mental Health teams and the partners within the VCS Enfield partnership.

The role will carry an active caseload supporting access into services appropriate to their level of need, with a focus on recovery and independence, and improve self-management of their wellbeing through intensive support. CEPs will support the core community mental health teams working in alignment with Primary Care Networks as part of the new model.

The CEP team will focus on empowering clients to achieve socio-economic goals with clear mental health and wellbeing benefits, and team members will also have specific training in areas such as employment and housing to support the wider PSS service team. The post holder will help to facilitate and co-deliver recovery focused groups and contribute to the development of new community resources.

Responsibilies to include 

  • Building a therapeutic relationship with clients using a person-centred recovery approach
  • Support clients to access local community resources and statutory services.
  • To be the named key worker for a number of clients.

Successful candidates will have relevant experience in a health and social care setting. Experience of facilitating groups and understanding of the issues and concerns of mental health service users.  You should be computer literate with excellent written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills.

This role will be working as part of a partnership of Mind in Enfield & Barnet, Alpha Care Specialists and Enfield Saheli. For this post you will be employed by Alpha Care Specialists.

More about Alpha Care Specialists

Alpha Care Specialists is a registered Charity based in the London Borough of Enfield and has been in operation for over 20 years (Formal... Read more

Posted on: 23 September 2021
Closed date: 14 October 2021 at 23:59
Job ref: CEP02
Tags: Support Worker, Practitioner

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