Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
£18,500 - £19,167 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job purpose: 

To work as a key member of the team in delivering the Hertfordshire Complex Needs Service. To support the line manager to meet the statutory requirements of the service specification and prepare for all internal and external service audits/ inspections.

 

Herts Young Homeless, Turning Point, and Hertfordshire Mind Network work as a partnership to provide community support to people recovering from mental health issues and additional complex needs, including substance misuse and learning disabilities.

 

The service will offer a range of support to promote personal recovery and independence including:

  • 1:1 outreach support from dedicated Keyworker/co-worker providing solution-focused support with practical issues including such as finances/housing/employment.
  • Crisis Planning – promoting self-management through individuals building an understanding of their own triggers/coping strategies.
  • Active Referrals/Signposting – working with individuals to identify resources/services to meet their needs and providing appropriate support to access these effectively.

 

Benefits of working for hyh:

  • 25 days per annum pro rata increasing by one day a year after 5 years’ service to a maximum of 28 days (in addition to Bank & Public holidays)
  • An additional day annual leave to have your birthday off
  • Contribution of 3% of basic salary to The People’s Pension on behalf of the staff member
  • Group Life Insurance benefit of 4 times salary
  • Monthly draws to win either “lunch on your manager” or a “leave work early” token
  • A comprehensive Induction to hyh and your role
  • One to one supervision with your line manager every 4-6 weeks
  • Ongoing training relevant to your role

 

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE:

Closing date:                       5pm - Wednesday 22nd January 2020

 

 

Please note we do not accept CV's, if you wish to apply please visit our website and download the short application form.

 

If you have any questions regarding the role or wish to discuss it with us, please contact a member of the team as we will be happy to help.

Additional documents
Recovery Worker - Application Form (.docx)
Recovery Worker - Job Description (.pdf)
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Herts Young Homeless Group

hyh is an independent charity that has been supporting vulnerable people in Hertfordshire for over 15 years. We have offices t... Read more

Refreshed on: 15 January 2020
Closing date: 22 January 2020
Job ref: Recovery Worker
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