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Recovery Worker

Reference
VAC-4454
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Charity
Location
Leeds
Salary
Starting at £16,968 - £19,852 (NHS BAND 3)
Expiry Date
09/07/2017
As a Recovery Worker you will deliver specific components of prescribed care packages under the direct supervision of Care Coordinators and Clinical Leads.

Job Description

Recovery Worker/Peer Support Worker

Starting at £16,968 - £19,852 (NHS BAND 3)

37.5 hours per week 

 

The post holder will provide structured support and practical assistance to service users in order for them to take control over their own lives and engage actively in their own recovery process.

 

We welcome applications from people with lived experience of mental health difficulties and the service encourages the use of the wisdom gained through personal ‘lived’ experience - all candidates must have strong values around recovery, social inclusion and diversity.

 

You will be motivated and a have a positive attitude towards innovation and change with a responsible, flexible approach and excellent interpersonal and team working skills.

 

The posts require you to work with service users of all ages (over 18) and to provide a flexible service between the hours of 8am and 8pm, Monday to Friday.

 

Informal enquiries to discuss this post are encouraged, and can be made to:

Clare Denning   Clinical Lead (LPFT)
Tel No: 07983323398
0113 8556244

 

CLOSING DATE:  09 July 2017

 

Interviews will be held on: 24 July 2017