Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
£20,133 - £21,866 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description


Moving Forward is a county wide service that supports adults living in the community with a diagnosed mental health condition. The Service provides person-centred support that works alongside clinical and other statutory services.  We support people to address immediate issues around housing and money, and then work with them to develop the knowledge, skills and confidence to pursue broader goals (e.g. around healthy lifestyles, social connection, education, employment & digital inclusion) with the aim of achieving better mental and physical health and well-being, increasing independence and reducing reliance on services.

We are recruiting a Community Connector to assess and plan focused support to groups and individuals, with the aim of building and embedding knowledge, skills and resilience in people; to empower service users with the confidence and ability to access and connect with all community services, agencies and opportunities available to them. The role will also tackle and enable people to overcome barriers to digital inclusion. The post holder will be expected to implement creative and innovative support, including digital approaches, to help achieve success outcomes.

The role is based in Sutton-in-Ashfield but works across several county districts and access to a car and a current driving licence are essential.

For more information please contact Mark Lambert

What we offer: Life Assurance, Pension (up to 4% matched by FHA), Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Benefits, Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Learning programmes tailored to suit different roles and services, Health Cash Plan.

Framework supports all employees to achieve a better work/life balance. Should you wish us to consider flexible working or job share as part of your application please state this on your application in the supporting statement section.

97% of the workforce in a recent staff survey said they were proud to work for Framework.

Framework is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Registered charity No: 1060941.

As a Disability Confident employer we warmly encourage job applications from people with disabilities. Framework is committed to offering opportunities to people from diverse communities. If you have specific requirements or adjustments please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application

CVs will not be accepted


More about Framework

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Posted on: 08 September 2020
Closed date: 20 September 2020
Tags: Support Worker

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