Options for Care are recruiting Support Workers to join an innovative new service based in Erdington, B24. Orchard House is a 6-bed Mental Health Community Recovery Home for men. It provides people with proactive and time limited continued rehabilitation services. It is flexible enough to meet individual needs and focuses upon assisting recovery. The goal being to support people into further independence within the community following discharge from a hospital setting.
The service builds upon the recovery work already undertaken by individuals in hospital settings and supports a recovery programme which assists individuals in managing symptoms and their mental and physical health and wellbeing. Service users are encouraged to engage in a range of activities to continue to develop Activities of Daily Living, focusing on budgeting, food hygiene, nutrition, self-care, medication management and housekeeping whilst further developing social links and activities. Developing positive habits and socialising within the community is essential to support the individual in working towards their individual goals.
Location: Orchard House, 95-97 Holly Lane, Erdington, Birmingham B24 9JP
Salary: £7.83 per hour (+ night/weekend enhancements)
Hours: 37.5 per week (rotating pattern of long days/night shifts and sleep-in’s) – pattern to be confirmed
Job Type: Permanent
Job Description Overview
If you are interested in applying for the role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or if you require further information, contact Beverly Lee on 0121 377 7551.
Closing date: Friday 7th September 2018
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