Second Step is a leading mental health charity in the South West offering housing, support and hope to thousands of people with mental health and other problems. Our goal is to inspire hope and deliver change for everybody and every community we work with.
Early Intervention Worker
Hours: 29.6 hours per week (four days)
Location: Central Bristol
Salary: £21,301- £23,284 (pro rata)
Second Step leads a partnership of voluntary sector organisations which deliver community health services in Bristol with Avon and Wiltshire and Partnership Trust (AWP). This is carried out via three teams: Assessment and Recovery, Crisis and Early Intervention. All the teams come under the banner of Bristol Mental Health.
The Early Intervention service is for people who develop psychosis between the age of 14 and 35 year of age. The service is designed to support people by providing treatment in the early stages. Early Intervention Workers work with service users, family, friends and carers
The successful applicant would receive a comprehensive induction and be fully supported by the multi disciplinary team.
You will be an excellent communicator, able to build therapeutic relationships with service users and enable engagement with voluntary and statutory organisations across Bristol.
If you wish to shadow, an Early Intervention Worker, for a day, please contact Louise Roberts, Human Partnership Lead on 07790551139.
Please note you must hold a current driving license, either a car or motorbike, and have access to a vehicle.
In return we offer excellent benefits to include a minimum of 26 days annual leave to 31, a Flex system as well as well as learning and development opportunities.
Closing date: Sunday 10th October 2021
Interview date: tbc
Second Step is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community and from people who have personal experience of using mental health services.
To apply, please follow the link: https://secondstep.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/2376126?cid=1865&s=...