Senior Support Worker
Gilbert Meher are delighted to be working in partnership with one of the fastest growing specialist care providers in the UK. They have almost doubled in size over the last few years with very ambitious growth plans for future. This exciting organisation provide exceptional and bespoke 24/7 wrap around CAMHS support packages for young people and residential care teams. They now have over 10 Residential homes in the North West with a focus on Tier 4 inpatient and managing transitions from hospitals and secure settings into the community. This highly specialised organisation put young people at the heart of their care packages and support young people with Mental health problems in the transition to adulthood up to the age of 25.
Purpose of Job: To undertake a wide range of duties which will involve direct and indirect care of young people who have complex mental health needs within Residential homes and various other settings e.g. school/leisure activities. To carry out multiple interventions involving the delivery of care to young people and to promote their independence ensuring continuity of care in accordance with company policies and procedures.
* Mental health experience is desirable but training will be provided
* To be able to work as part of a team.
* Good verbal and written communication skills
* An understanding of the issues young people face
* Able to work different name
* If you have a passion and commitment to work with young people and make a difference to their lives
Company benefits include:
Childcare voucher scheme
Cycle to Work Scheme
Enhanced company pension
Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
Recruit a friend scheme
Employee of the year awards
Employee Assistance programme/counselling service
Free on-site parking
Paid DBS check
Online shopping discounts
Fantastic working environment
Salary: £17000 – £20500/annum
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester
To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.