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Mental Health Support Worker

Preston, Lancashire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Support Worker - Mental Heath Up to £10.00 p/h + holiday pay + pension contribution + benefits Here at BS Social Care we work around your commitments and your flexibility to get you the work you want! We're working with a care organisation that want to offer independence to individuals with various mental health and learning disabilities. Your role will be supporting individuals with mental health diagnosis's and will have the opportunity to support individuals alongside permanent staff AND/OR on a 1:1 basis within the individual(s) depending on the service. Working with agency also offers the opportunity to experience various avenues of care and increase your experience and opportunities. The role offers the following: - You can interact with service users and their hobbies whilst on shift (for example, fishing, football, cycling) - All services have petty cash (if you go out and about for lunch, catch the bus, go to a café then costs are covered up to a certain amount) - Plenty of overtime - Opportunities to progress, gain qualifications - Open door policy - there is always someone to talk, whether it is to do with work or home life - Supervisions can be provided on a monthly basis - Monthly team meetings to discuss services and any concerns For this role, ideally you will be a driver and access to you own vehicle is preferable, however not essential. This role offers a mixture of shifts including AM's, PM's and sleeps. A DBS on the update service is a great advantage but not a requirement. Why choose agency with BS Social Care? Agency offers flexibility around your busy lifestyle, to pick up as many or little shifts as and when you wish. We work based off your availability and work hard to get you shifts close to home in your chosen area. Agency also offers you a chance to gain more experience, try new things and work alongside/with some amazing people! Our dedicated consultants at BS Social Care value their staff and work closely with you to get you the work you want - whether this is a particular sector, regular work or close to home! If you have experience as a support worker or have recent training - Apply today or pop us a call on (phone number removed) Benefits of working with us: Weekly pay Paid PAYE (We do not use umbrella companies - meaning you accrue holiday pay and no hidden fees) 24/7 contact with BS Social Care Pension scheme entitlement Double pay on Bank Holidays Separate holiday pay Flexible hours/days to fit around your commitments Working with dedicated consultants Temp to Perm and contract opportunities Contract Opportunities Access to specialist support through our Mental Health Advisors Online time sheets and payslips Training and refresher courses availableTo work with us, you will need: 6 months paid, hands-on experience or recently undertaken training To be approachable, friendly, proactive and engage with the services users Great communication, organisational and interpersonal skills Desirable: DBS on the update serviceApply today with your CV or call James on (phone number removed) If you think this role would be great for you, get in touch for an immediate start and if you have any questions, please feel free to get in touch for a friendly, informal chat
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  • Job Reference: 706348546-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Brook Street
    Brook Street
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary