Manchester, Greater Manchester
£19,819 per year
Temporary, Full-time
Job description

Manchester Mind and Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust work in partnership to provide an assertive outreach pathway within Community Mental Health Teams in the city. We work with hard-to-reach individuals with severe and enduring mental health needs and complex issues including homelessness, substance use and offending.

Manchester Mind wishes to appoint to the following post:

Position: Support Time and Recovery Worker (8 month post, cover for a secondment)

Location: Central East Area Team, Rawnsley Building, MRI, Oxford Road, M13 9WL.

Hours: 37 per week

Salary: £19,819 + working weekend enhancements + 5% pension contribution

Holiday: 28 days per year + bank holidays

Supporting people in their journey to recovery is an integral part of this job. To ensure that this happens we are looking for a creative, innovative person with excellent engagement skills and a positive and collaborative approach to working with people with complex needs.

You will need to be a team player but also not afraid to take the lead when needed and we expect you to have experience working with people with mental health needs and/or with people who are hard to reach. Experience of using mental health services will be an advantage. Successful applicants will be able to show that they can maintain a positive approach to providing recovery-focused support to service users, and have the ability to inspire hope in service users at all times.

All application documents can be downloaded from this listing and from the Vacancies page of the Manchester Mind website.

The deadline for submission of applications is 12noon, Monday 4th November 2019.

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services.

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Manchester Mind

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Posted on: 16 October 2019
Closed date: 04 November 2019
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker

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