Mental Health Support Worker.
Do you have the desire to help change lives and have experience of working within a mental health setting? We are looking for a Mental Health Support Worker to join our team in Littlemore,Oxford on a permanent basis. You will assist with the day-to-day recovery of the residents and encourage them to live independently. In return you will receive a competitive salary of 18,360 - 19,383 per annum (depending on experience). You will be required to work 37 hours per week across equally distributed shifts that will include weekends and sleep-ins. Response Organisation is one of the largest mental health charities in Oxfordshire that provides housing and a range of support for people that experience severe and enduring mental health needs. In return as our Mental Health Support Worker we offer fantastic benefits including: - Free Onsite Parking (dependant on location) - Discounted online shopping - Outstanding induction and training - Free flu jabs - 100 towards gym membership - Cycle to work scheme - Employee assistance programme - 500 refer a friend scheme - Allowances for sleep ins and night shifts What you will be doing as our Mental Health Support Worker: The duties within any role vary from day to day. Our residents are individuals and they all deserve to be treated as such. Some of the core duties within the house will include: Supporting, encouraging and prompting residents with their medication Promoting and encouraging both physical and mental well-being Completing a range of activities during key working sessions with residents, whilst helping them to achieve their aspirations Update and maintain records via an in-house computer system Ensure that house rules are kept and adhered to, as well as providing a safe and respectful environment Conduct regular welfare checks and prompting residents to develop their skills and increase their independence Liaise with multi-disciplinary teams and carers What were looking for in our Menta...