Residential Support Workers, Residential Services, Birmingham

Salary £18,246 per annum (£9,123 per annum for part-time position)

Ludford Road – Bartley Green 1 x 37.5 hours per week

Sycamore Lodge – Erdington 1 x 18.75 hours per week (Maternity Cover) 1 x 37.5 hours per week

Post holders must be able to work flexible shifts Monday to Sunday. There is also a requirement for the post holders to be available to work sleep-in duties.

Are you enthusiastic, able to facilitate recovery activities, fun-loving, passionate about mental health, a good negotiator and motivator and able to work on a rota basis?

Our Residents are looking for someone who is “pleasant, respectful, approachable, easy to speak to, willing to listen and someone who thinks on their feet”.

Do you have an interest in working with those who experience mental health distress who are living in a Residential Care Home?

We are a leading provider of mental health services in Birmingham and the West Midlands. As a Residential Support Worker, you will work in partnership with people who are experiencing mental health difficulties using a person-centred recovery approach that focuses on maintaining and strengthening their presence in the community.

You will have at least 12 months’ experience of working in an adult social care environment or health and social care setting and be able to demonstrate Birmingham Mind’s values.

Please see the Residential Support Worker Job Description for full details of all of the skills and experience required for this role.

Benefits include an attractive defined contribution pension scheme, Paycare which offers employees affordable cover for a range of healthcare treatments, an Employee Assistance Programme which includes free counselling and a comprehensive training programme.

Our people are key to the success of the organisation and we are recognised as both a Mindful Employer as well as achieving Gold standard success in Investors in People. We welcome applications from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Closing date for applications is Sunday 25 October 2020

Visit our website and click on the ‘Work for Us’ tab to view the full job description for this role.