Recovery Support Worker - Permanent - Medway, Kent

  • Job Reference: GCRSWM03
  • Date Posted: 6 February 2019
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: South East England
  • Salary: £18,743.39
  • Bonus/Benefits: Plus additional benefits
  • Sector: Nursing > Mental Health Support Worker
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Recovery Support Worker to fill a full time, permanent role in Medway, Kent. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of community mental health recovery practices.

Our client is one of the UK's most innovative organisations working with people with complex needs. They provide a comprehensive range of services which cover every aspect of individuals' lives, from employment and housing to community support and psychological services.

This role will require you provide a high quality of recovery focused services to a range of clients. This will include:

*Organizing activities
*Promoting independence and social inclusion
*Inspiring others to reach their goals
*Motivating people who may find life a little difficult

The pay rate for this permanent Recovery Support Worker job is £18,743.39 per annum and is a permanent contract, with flexible working including some weekends and evenings.

A full job description can be provided on request.

Requirements of the Recovery Support Worker role:

- You must have an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
- You must have extensive experience working in recovery, including mental health, subtance misuse, and physical disability
- You must be flexible in working evenings and weekends as required
- You must be a driver and have access to your own vehicle

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Recovery Support Worker position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.
*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.