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Support Worker 2

  • Full time or Part time
  • £17,063 – £18,996
  • Engage Glenlora, Pollok, Glasgow
  • Closing 15th February 2019


  • Advertised from 30th January 2019
  • Full time - 37.5 hours per week and Part time – 16 hours per week. Permanent.

Role

SAMH Glenlora Service are looking for a support worker to be part of an innovative service which makes a positive impact on the lives of the people who use the service.

As a Support Worker, you will carry key-worker responsibility for a number of service users, some of whom will require individual support. This will involve supporting people to develop outcome-focused action plans, carrying out assessments and reviews and contributing to the facilitation and development of therapeutic groups

Your attitude and personality matter as much as your skills and experiences. We are looking for initiative, creativity, energy and determination and the ability to motivate and inspire service users to develop their skills and self-confidence and realise their aspirations. You will have excellent communication and inter-personal skills and knowledge and experience in supporting people with mental health problems. The post involves evening work which is covered on a rota basis.

Shifts: Early shift 1 = 8am-4pm, Early Shift = 9am-5pm, Backshift = 1:15pm-9:15pm & Sleepovers 1:15pm to11pm – 8am-2:15pm. Day to day on-call rota - 5pm to 9am.

Application notes

Closing date for all applications is Friday 15th February 2019 at noon.

Interviews will take place during February 2019.

PVG Scheme Membership, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties. Closing date for all applications is Friday 15th February 2019 at noon.

Interviews will take place during February 2019.

PVG Scheme Membership, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required.

Closing date for all applications is Friday 15th February 2019 at noon.

Interviews will take place during February 2019.

PVG Scheme Membership, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website samh.org.uk Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to jobs@samh.org.uk, no other form of application will be accepted.