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Life Skills Recovery Worker

Band 4

Main area
Support Worker
Grade
Band 4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
363-LB4651
Site
Luton/Bedfordshire
Town
LUTON/ BEDFORDSHIRE
Salary
£20,150 to £23,363 pa
Closing
22/01/2019 23:59

ELFT (East London NHS Foundation Trust) is making a positive difference to thousands of people’s lives, providing support so that they can fulfil their potential and enjoy healthy lives.

Do you have what it takes to offer world class care in a fast and exciting environment?  If yes, we are looking for an enthusiastic Life Skills Recovery Worker to be part of a team whose vision is to further develop our outstanding service.

The role will involve supporting our service users during their journey of recovery as well as co-ordinating shifts, attending ward rounds and running groups.

Luton and Bedford Mental Health Services serve a vibrant population with dedicated, dynamic and caring teams.

We have;

  • 3 Adult acute admission wards and a male PICU at Calnwood Court in Luton.
  • 2 Adult Acute admission wards in Oakley Court in Luton.
  • 1 adult Acute admission ward- Townsend Court in Houghton Regis. Service also extend to include provision for Older Adults Inpatient admission units. Poplars Unit in Houghton Regis sits next to Townsends Court and accommodates 16 functional admission beds
  • 1 older adults service in Bedford based Fountains Court

The Inpatient Services are accessible from London with a 30 minute train from Kings cross and is accessible by car just off the M1, parking is available on all sites

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Kevin Ramjeet k.ramjeet@nhs.net 07984 336 176

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
0207 655 4158