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Bank Recovery Worker

Sprowston, Norfolk
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
REF: NWM/123 Please note site is closing in January 2023. Vacancy: Bank Recovery worker Location Sale Road, Heartsease, Norwich, NR7 9TP. What We Offer: Part time or full time hours. Salary Offered: £ 19,690.88. (Pro Rata if part time). Please note, if part time hours, then the advertised salary is based on a 37.5 hour week). Unsocial hours enhancements to be paid when required. Great annual leave entitlement. Free parking options available on site. Online Discounts Portal, Financial advice, Long Service Awards, Health & Wellbeing Program AND Personal Development and Job Specific Training. Comprehensive training programme with a focus on developing and expanding on your skills throughout employment with Norfolk and Waveney Mind. Opportunity to work within our other MIND services. We are proud to offer our employees a comprehensive staff benefits package: Details available upon application. A Little About Us We are the leading mental health charity in Norfolk and Waveney, providing services which make a real difference to people s lives. We are a friendly, flexible and supportive employer. You will be working in strong partnership with Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT), Third Sector organisation, and Voluntary Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) Sector. We work to reduce the stigma associated with mental health, support people in their recovery and champion better services for all. We believe that with the right support and resources everybody can create a life that feels meaningful to them. We are a fast paced and growing organisation, so career progression is open to all We are proud to announce that in our most recent staff surveys, the overwhelming majority of our employees are happy to refer others to our organisation, and enjoy our friendly/supportive team environment! Among Other Responsibilities You Will: Working one to one with 1-2 clients ensuring they are working towards a more independent and meaningful life. Tasks may include; having one to one chats, assisting with housing applications, assisting with budgeting plans and food plans, and so much more. Running/taking part in social groups and educational groups for example, trips to the beach and the shops and assisting residents to take part in CHIME and compassion groups. Supporting new ideas and helping the management team to update the activities timetable. Administering a small amount of medication. Resident s room checks, checking in daily to see how all residents are. Completing documentation and Recovery focused paperwork to support resident s in their journey. Support residents to make phone calls. Supporting residents to attend appointments, connect with family/friends and other professionals. What We Are Looking For: Personal lived experience of accessing mental health services and psychological distress and interventions that helped recovery OR experience of supporting someone within this situation. Knowledge of mental health conditions and treatment. Someone who is confident enough to support a resident throughout their recovery journey. Working with clients and their families. Leadership and facilitation of groups and forums (not essential). Understanding of any relevant legislation associated with the role. Should you wish to have a friendly and informal chat about the role, please call (Manager) Alex Michael on the Norfolk and Waveney Mind, main switchboasrd number
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  • Job Reference: 705688544-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Norfolk and Waveney Mind
    Norfolk and Waveney Mind
  • Location: Sprowston, Norfolk
  • Salary: £19,690
  • Bonus/Benefits: Sector Leading Benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent