Forensic Mental Health Recovery Worker (Part Time)Department: New Hope
Work Location: Lewisham
Contract: Fixed Term (12 Months Maternity cover)
Hours per week: 18.75
Shift pattern: Rota system
Penrose New Hope
Penrose New Hope is a 24 hour resettlement support service for male adults with a mental diagnosis and offending history. The service is based in New Cross, London SE 14 and is CQC registered.
About the role:
Penrose New Hope is now seeking to appoint a Forensic Mental Health Recovery Worker for its service on an 18.75 hour shift basis. In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that service users are reintegrated into the community as well as, be keeping an up to date record of service user support and risk management plans. You will also liaise with referral agencies and ensure that vacancies are filled within an appropriate timescale. Alongside this you will ensure that service users are aware of their rights and responsibilities regarding welfare and benefits. You will also assist the Service Manager in managing health & safety, maintenance, rent/charges collection, arrears and void control across the team.
If you feel that this role is for you, 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 which, we will contact only if you are successful for interview. The deadline for CVs is 6th March 2018.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS checkClosing date: 06/03/2018