Mental Health Support Worker – NVQ Qualified – Great Working Environment – Friendly & Supportive Team
Come and work for Accord a dynamic,innovative and ambitious housing and social care organisationthat provides services to over 80,000 people across the Midlands and beyond. We canoffer agreat range of benefits with opportunities for you to learn and develop whilst making a real difference to peoples lives.
We are a values-led social business motivated by adding social and economic value to the communities where we work. We specialise in involving customers and communities in shaping the homes and services that we provide. Our colleagues are award-winning, highly professional and strive to deliver excellence on the front-line and through the corporate support teams.
Our mission is to be strong and diverse and tomake the most of our strengths to deliver positive outcomes, improving life chances for our customers and the wider communities which we serve.
Commitment – We put our customers and our people at the heart of everything we do
Communities – We help create communities where people want to live
Innovation – We are optimistic, passionate and forward-thinking and we deliver better value every day.
We are looking for a mental health support workerto join our organisation working 35 hours per week, who are care qualified to a NVQ level; or equivalent and share our values.
The Lonsdale scheme provides a home for men and women aged over 18 who are preparing to move onto greater independence, but who need help because of the effects of mental ill health. Lonsdale House provides life skills training together with emotional and social support with personal care if required. Importantly, we are looking for a mental health support worker who iscommitted to helping those living at Lonsdale House to build their confidence in order to make personal decisions, make friends, enjoy education, training and leisure.
If you are already making a real difference too peoples lives through providing award winning care and support then we`d love to hear from you. Starting pay rate of £8.92 per hour
Access to Wage Streama benefit which allows colleagues to access up to 30% of their earned wages. Wagestream isn`t a loan and there are no interest charges.
Free DBS check and uniform
Our care scheme is located in Walsall
WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
One of the most dynamic,innovative and ambitious housing and social care organisations in the Midlands
Full 6 day specialist care induction at our training facility in Sutton Coldfield (location may vary and attendance is mandatory)
A great place to work with friendly and supportive teams
The opportunity for you to learn, develop and progress with us
A generous package of terms and conditions, including enhanced rates of pay for bank holidays and night shifts and sick pay
HOW DO I APPLY?
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If your application is successful our specialist Recruitment team will be in touch to arrange an interview at a convenient date and time.
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