Support Worker

£18,090 - £19,860 yearly
  • Rethink Mental Illness
  • Leamington Spa, UK
  • Jan 20, 2023
Full time other

Job Description

CQC Registered Nursing Home service, for people with a severe and enduring mental illness. The Lodge provides support and recovery services, 24 hrs a day, offering assistance and encouragement in daily living skills, personal support, finances and rehabilitation.
Includes experienced management and support teams and a qualified nurse with links to the local mental health and social care team. Staff encourage community involvement in area such as education / learning, employment and social and leisure activities.

 

In addition to celebrate your new role we are offering a Rethink - sign on bonus of up to £1000 each ! (pro rata for part-time posts of less than 35 hours per week) which will be paid on completion of your 6-month probation period and 12 month anniversary* subject to Terms and Conditions*

Cavendish Lodge is a large eight bedded home, situated near to the centre of Leamington Spa, with excellent transport links, health support services and community facilities.

If you would like to work for a leading mental health charity in a rewarding role, join us now!

 

How will you make a difference?

 

  • Helping with personal care
  • Supporting with medication
  • Providing encouragement with household tasks such as laundry, cooking and cleaning
  • Supporting to learn new skills, achieve their dreams and ambitions
  • Assisting people pursue their interests and hobbies
  • Working with other mental health professionals and the family/friends of the person being supported

Please download the Job Description for further details (see our direct website)

 

What are we looking for?

You will have strong communication skills and a understanding of mental illness. But aside from that, being a Support Worker isn’t all about qualifications, if you have a passion for making a difference then we can provide you will all the training and support that you need. You can also take us up on our offer to support you through your NVQ in Health and Social Care qualification!