Floating Support Worker

Department: Penrose Community Links
Work Location: Across London – Camden, Lewisham, Lambeth
Salary: £10.23 per hour
Hours per week: as and when required
Shift pattern: various, depending on the service

Job description:

Penrose Community Links

Penrose Community Links provide a responsive and enabling personal care service for people with complex needs and mental health issues. Our staff are expected to ensure that the service offered promotes the rights of individual services users and provides support in a way which preserves the dignity, choice, privacy, independence, fulfilment and personal goals of the services user and his/her significant others.

About the role:

Penrose Community Links is seeking to appoint Floating Support Workers. In this role you will be responsible for playing a part in providing home care to vulnerable adults with mental health issues or other complex needs. This will include personal care and domestic help, assisting service users to engage with the community and access community services. Encourage independence and improve the skill sets and to build professional relationships with service users, and develop unique approaches to achieve person centred care.

Ideally you will have previous Support Work experience; however, full training will be given.

Further Information:

If you feel that this role is for you, or you would just like some more information, please send us a cover letter and your CV which includes an email address and a contactable telephone number, as well as two contactable referee details to recruitment@socialinterestgroup.org.uk which we will contact only if you are successful for interview.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

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