London, Greater London N4, London

£18,559.70 - £19,732.32 per year

Permanent, Full-time

SWVCC/J110619

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Mission

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Job Description

St Martins has developed Vivian Comma Close as a small accommodation based services for people who have a dual diagnosis of mental illness and learning disability.

This Project consists of 8 one bedroom flats. Each flat is self contained with a bedroom, a living/dining room and a separate kitchen and bathroom providing an independent living experience for service users

These flats offer people of working age who are unable to live more independently at the present time in their lives and in some cases also having become trapped in alcohol and drug taking lifestyles, an opportunity to learn independent living skills from onsite staff. 

The Support Worker at Vivian Comma Close is responsible for providing a quality Recovery based skills development experience to service users. The role involves familiarising with their identified needs and support plans and assisting the project worker to ensure that these plans are implemented in order to enable service users to improve their daily living skills and to access a range of day services and potential education and work opportunities. 

NB: Due to male/female ratio we are, at this time, seeking to employ female staff for this role.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

Closing Date: 10th July 2019

Interviews will be held between 17/07/19 - 25/07/19. 

Please send a CV and covering letter (to include a supporting statement) via the button below.

Please also note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.