Support Worker

Expiring today

17 Oct 2019
14 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity to join Certitude as a Support Worker as we continue to grow as a Social Care provider in London.

Salary: GBP20,402 per annum

Hours: 37.5 hours

Job Type: Permanent

Service: Mental Health

Location: Lambeth

Shift Pattern: 8am - 3.30pm / 2.30pm - 10pm


A stimulating work environment full of opportunities to learn and develop
25 + 8 day bank holidays of annual leave, pension scheme and 24-hour Employee Assistance
Paid Enhanced DBS
Eye care vouchers
Travel season ticket loan
Cycle to work SchemeAbout the role

The role of a Support Worker is to enable the people we support to manage aspects of their daily life.

Duties will include:

Making a difference to the lives of those you support
Help to use a range of recovery oriented and person-centered planning tools
Ensure all plans and records relating to the people we support are accurate and up to date
Support with everyday tasks to maximise the individual's independence
Work in a consistent and positive way with local managers and other team members to ensure people get a great service
Undertake various levels of personal care and manual handling

About you

To be a Support Worker at Certitude, the following are essential:

Experience of working or supporting people within the mental health field
Experience of mentoring / supervising / coaching others
Knowledge of safeguarding
Ability to make and maintain great relationships with others
Ability to use technology - PC and modern technology equipment About the Organisation

At Certitude we are proud of our history of supporting people with complex mental health needs and learning disabilities. We support more than 1500 people across London through a diverse range of support services and believe in providing the right level of support, to enable individuals to flourish, contribute and live a good life.

As a Gold Level Investor in People, we have high employee engagement and a strong commitment to people development from both our Board and Leadership Team. As a result, we are able to support people with mental health needs and learning disabilities to live the life they want to lead; happy, healthy, respected as equals and valued for their contribution within communities.

We aim to be the best social care employer in London and are proud of our reputation as a London employer - employing more than a 1000 staff and volunteers with a turnover of GBP34m.

Do you want to be a Support Worker at Certitude? Complete an application form and someone from the Recruitment Team will be in touch!

All our posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure as well as a full employment history and employment references. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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