Floating Support Recovery Worker

Second Step
Contract Type: 
Full Time
Contract Details: 
Permanent Full Time
Details of Role: 

Floating Support Recovery Worker (Community Support Service)

Location: Bristol

Salary: £16,777 to £18,333.

Closing Date: 13th July 2020


Do you want to start your day knowing you'll make a difference? Do you like variety? Do you enjoy working with and supporting a wide range of people?  

 If so, then join our new team of Floating Support Recovery Workers!


We’re a leading mental health charity that’s been putting mental health first for individuals and communities in Bristol and the South West for the last three decades.


Working hand-in-hand with multiple agencies and local authorities, we offer practical help and emotional support tailored to each individual and their recovery.

Our experience of working with Bristol’s significant population of rough sleepers means we are well placed to offer skilled support to people with mental health issues and complex needs, including homelessness, drug or alcohol addiction, domestic abuse, learning difficulties.
We believe that with the right support, everyone can take control and make their future their own.


What can you expect from working for us?


 Whether you are at the beginning of your career or looking for something new, this is a fantastic opportunity to build your experience, knowledge and skills within the health and social care sector. Your role will be to support people with issues including mental health, towards recovery and a brighter future.

 No one day will be the same! – Your role will be working with service users in the Community Floating Support Service across Bristol.

 Not only that, you will receive comprehensive training, support and further career development to fulfil your role confidently and competently.

 We are looking to create an innovative team of talented individuals which will support the organisation as a whole to maintain high quality delivery of services.


Hours of Working

We are recruiting a number of roles into the team on permanent standardised hours (flexi time system) contracts (full time) covering the working pattern of 9am – 5pm (Mon- Fri).



£16,777 - £18,333.


 Location: Bristol.


 Benefits: 26 days holiday and extra days holiday for every year of service up to 5 years, free counselling and legal advice via BUPA, a generous pension scheme and monthly staff wellbeing activities, supervision and reflective practise.

Who are we looking for?


  • We are looking for workers who are motivated to work in this sector
  • Those who are willing to learn!
  • Can be flexible in their approach
  • Due to the geographical coverage, it is desirable, (but not essential) that you have access to a mode of transport at all times (Mileage is payable).

For an informal discussion please contact Chris Dare or Jen Varney on 0117 909 6630 (extension: 234)


Closing date: 13th July 2020

Interview date: w/c 20th July 2020


For more information and to apply please see our website www.second-step.co.uk. 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.


Closing Date: 
Monday, 13 July, 2020 - 23:45
Contact Person: 
Contact Email: 
Postal Address: 
9 BSq Bristol BS2 8PE