Care & Support Worker
Salary: £11.43ph (inclusive holiday allowance)
Location: Lambeth, Lewisham boroughs, United Kingdom
Do you want to help someone get back on their feet? Are you able to work with diverse and sometimes challenging clients?
Penrose Community Links supports vulnerable adults in their own homes to regain confidence and rebuild their lives after being in hospital or supported living. Our clients are all different, some of them may have a mental health diagnosis, some may have a history of substance abuse, and some may have been involved in the criminal justice system. All of them need our help to lead good, happy, productive lives.
Experience of working in partnership with service users, care managers and significant others
Experience in working within a regulatory framework
Ability to work independently with clients who may display behaviour that challenges and/or mental health diagnosis.
Must be able to perform personal care if required.
All successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhances DBS and provide employment references covering 5 years period including one from your most recent employer.
Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of the issues relating to equal opportunities in service delivery and provision and to actively promote ways of eradicating racism, sexism, and other forms of negative discrimination though the group’s policies and procedures.