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Residential Support Worker (MH)

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Residential Support Worker

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  • Salary:

    Up to £17527 per annum

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Job Description

We at BS Social Care are working alongside a renowned and highly admired social care organisation in the search for recovery workers for a mental health based residential recovery service.
The residential services works with service users who are in working with mental health services whose ethos is around working. Working alongside community services, the residential service provides a package of care and move on provisions enabling the service users to build the skills and develop strategies to live a full and rewarding life achieving the goals that they set out for themselves.
You will have experience supporting service users who have been in mental health services. You will be open to working with new and different models and in ways that may challenge the way in which you have worked before. This is an innovative and challenging service which requires you to be both flexible and resilient.
Challenging behaviour is a rare but occurs and it is important that a successful candidate can evidence that they have worked with managing challenging behaviours before. On this theme, it is also important that a successful candidate can show experience of being involved in the drawing up or care plans and risk assessments and successfully delivering them as part of the staff team.
This is a permanent role within a large organisation so personal development and progression is not only possible but actively encouraged. Benefits in the role include a company pension plan and access to a healthcare plan, the organisation will also put you through outside training with a view to you progressing within the organisation.


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