Leeds, West Yorkshire
£20,092 per year
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

Self Directed Support Service Worker (Bank)
Location: Leeds
Salary: NJC Scale Points 7-11 starting at £20,092 per annum
Hours: Bank staff hours will be agreed with your line manager

We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated staff to join our expanding team. Delivering 1-1 tailored mental health support, to service users who are receiving a personal budget or direct payment. Using a strength-based approach to facilitate engagement both at home or within the community to maximise recovery and independence.

You will need to have experience of working with people who have a mental health need on a one-to-one basis and/or within the community. You will have experience of successfully liaising with other agencies, working with support / risk plans. Encouraging the individuals’ strengths, skills, and aspirations to achieve their outlined goals.

Touchstone is committed to developing people and support workers will receive a thorough induction, regular supervision and access to learning and development opportunities.

Closing Date: Sunday 9th January 2022
Interviews will be held on: Monday 24th January 2022

Touchstone is a leading voluntary sector agency providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing of local people.

Touchstone is an equal opportunities organisation, a Trans Positive employer and applications are welcome from all sections of the community, particularly, BME and LGBT communities and/or people with disabilities who are under-represented within Touchstone. Further information can be obtained from our equal opportunities policy. Please note that we do not hold a sponsor licence and we do not intend to offer sponsorship for this particular role. You should therefore ensure that you have/will have the right to work in the UK to be able to undertake this role, if appointed, you will be required to provide relevant right to work documents at the point of an offer being made to you.


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No agencies please.

Posted on: 18 November 2021
Closed date: 18 December 2021
Job ref: 159208_TS
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker