An excellent, entry-level opportunity is available at FDAMH for a friendly, keen-to-learn individual to join our adult Mental Health and Wellbeing Drop-In as a Support Worker.
Working to support the Service Manager in all aspects of service delivery, the post-holder will help in providing a welcoming and safe service to over 200 regular attendees to the Drop-In Centre. Through this hands-on role, the post will greatly develop the Support Worker’s existing knowledge and understanding of mental health and related issues, as well as advancing his/her therapeutic and inter-personal skills. Based within a highly respected charity, offering a full range of community mental health services, the post-holder will also have the additional benefit of developing a wider understanding of other interventions and the operation of third sector and statutory organisations, within the context of our supportive, knowledge-sharing team.
FDAMH is seeking an enthusiastic individual, with a strong team spirit, flexible approach and a clear focus on the service user. Excellent communication skills, patience and a friendly attitude are essential to this post. A relevant qualification in Social Care, Mental Health or similar is required at SVQ3 level or above.
The post is 25.5 set hours per week at a rate of Â£8.32 per hour. The Deadline for applications is 17th May at 5pm.
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