Lambeth, London
Up to £22568 per annum + 25 days Annual Leave, Pension Schemes+more
Permanent
Job description
Recruiting for a Support Worker to join our Service in Lambeth!
GBP 22,568 per annum, working 40 hours per week, plus 25 days Annual Leave, Pension schemes, Staff discounts, healthcare and more.
Job Overview:
Lambeth Long term Mental Health Service - is a supported accommodation service for people who have long term mental health support needs. The role of the support worker is to enable our customers to develop greater independence and fulfilling lives. As part of your role you will be required to oversee all support planning, updating Risk management plans and see customers for weekly key working. Enabling customers to improve their overall well being, through maintaining good physical and mental health, motivating customers to part take in daily activity, and supporting customers to identify goals to improve their quality of life. Supported housing management is an essential part of the role, ensuring customers have applied for the correct benefits, customers are managing their rent and bills, and maintaining their home to a good standard. Applicants require a good standard of English and Maths, and established IT skills in the workplace, to support the multiply IT systems we use within the organisation. We are looking for staff members who are motivated and keen to positively engage with our customers.
Key Responsibilities:
- Undertake key-working responsibilities for a caseload assigned by Management staff
- Meet customers regularly for support sessions, providing emotional and practical support
Please see the Look Ahead website for the full job description!
This is not an exhaustive list of all the duties and responsibilities that may be required from time to time and is subject to change in accordance with the needs of Look Ahead
Person Specification:

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Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
Essential:
- Up to NVQ Level 2/3 or equivalent or experience in the social care/charity sector
- Good standard of English and Maths
- Good standard of IT skills
- Good Listening and Communication skills
- Good organisational skills
- Ability to learn and develop within your role
Desirable:
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Please see the Look Ahead website for the full job description!
More about Look Ahead Care and Support
About
Look Ahead Care and Support

Look Ahead supports around 8,000 people across London and the South East each year. People who for a variety of reasons may need some extra suppor... Read more

Posted on: 01 October 2021
Closed date: 29 October 2021
Job ref: REQ003027
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work