Recovery Worker

The Social Interest Group
Applications closing date: 02/06/2024
Lewisham, United Kingdom
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Greater London


We’re looking for a Recovery Worker to join our Mental Health Supported Housing Service in Lewisham. If you're passionate about supporting adults with their mental health, we want to hear from you!

Our service supports those with low/medium to complex needs including substance misuse, forensic history and homelessness. You will provide pathways, support and appropriate interventions that will enable successful resettlements and work with internal and external partners and agencies to achieve desired outcomes.

  • Support a caseload of Residents and Participants (R&P), contribute to the development of support plans, risk assessments and reviews.
  • Participate in, and encourage R&Ps to participate in the running and development of projects, initiatives, training and volunteering.
  • Ensure R&Ps  understand their rights and responsibilities, with access to the right tools and resources to support them back into society and build networks.
  • Develop strong internal and external relationships.
  • Provide advice, guidance, and support, including life skills training.
  • Recognise signs of deteriorating mental health and initiate appropriate interventions to prevent a crisis.
  • You may need to attend appointments alongside R&Ps when required.
  • Admin duties will vary, including using our Salesforce Inform system to update records ongoing.

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