Mental Health Support Worker

Location
Axholme Services, Clifton House, 3 St Pauls Road, Foleshill, Coventry
Salary
£15,823 - £17,891 pa pro rata
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
22 Jan 2017
Job Ref
COV000007524
Job Type
Social care
Contract Type
Part time temporary
Working Pattern
Shift work
Hours
Part-Time

We are currently seeking to appoint a Mental Health Support Worker to join our dynamic and forward thinking team.

Axholme Services supports citizens with enduring Mental Health illness with their recovery journey and on to independence within the community.

Experience is not essential but enthusiasm, the ability to encourage people, respect citizens’ rights and choices whilst at all times treating people with dignity and respect are essential.

Required to work on a 7-dayrolling rota to include weekends, bank holidays and sleep in duties.

Interview Date

27th January 2017

Equalities Statement

Coventry City Council is clear about its responsibilities in embracing diversity and ensuring we recruit people of a high calibre on the basis of their skills, abilities, and experience. As such we welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates.

Key Requirements

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf