- Mental Health Recovery Support Workers
Mental Health Recovery Support Workers
Mental Health Recovery Support Workers are to assist in the maintenance of a service. The aim is to support and empower residents to achieve as good a quality of life as possible whilst addressing their mental, physical and personal needs.
The role is to enable each resident to contribute to the service and to promote their capacity for independence within and outside it. They are to participate in the monitoring, evaluation and development of the programme whilst supporting the Mental Health Recovery Officers as requested by their line manager.
Candidates who have:
- A diploma/certificate in residential care or a related subject will be given preference
- Work or voluntary experience in the social field will be considered an asset
Successful applicants must be committed to the social inclusion of persons with mental health problems, be fluent in spoken and written English, have their own transport and be in possession of a clear driving licence.
Richmond Foundation is seeking to employ mature and responsible individuals to work at our residential services. Relievers shall be available to work shifts as requested. They are to carry out duties related to the role in a professional manner and always act as a role model to service user.
The selected applicant must meet the following criteria:
- possess good communication and interpersonal skills;
- be ready to work both day and nights shifts;
- be flexible;
Preference will be given to candidates with a qualification in residential care or a related subject and those who have work or voluntary experience in the social field.