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Residential Support Worker

Full Time

We Are With You

Residential Support Worker Truro

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Are you looking for a rewarding new career as a Residential Support Worker?

Chy is a residential rehabilitation unit in Truro providing drug, alcohol, and mental health treatment services to some of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in society. We have an 18-bedded main property and a further 8 beds in a block of flats on the grounds that are used as ‘move on’ accommodation.

Chy welcomes men and women from all over the UK who wish to heal, grow, and make changes to their lives. Many of the people who come to us have experienced multiple traumas and are living with acute mental health support needs.

This is an exciting time to join the team following a year of developments and improvements to the services offered. We are recruiting for a Residential Support Worker, who shares our commitment to supporting our residents on their journey to recovery.

You will be joining a team of passionate and creative people, with the opportunity to work alongside a multi-disciplinary team of person-centred counsellors and a psychoanalytic art therapist.

As a Residential Support Worker, you will support our residents to engage in activities that develop their independent living skills such as cooking, cleaning, shopping, and most importantly, learning to have fun in their sobriety. 

We welcome applications for this Residential Support Worker role from candidates with experience in the following areas: Residential, Rehabilitation, Empathic, Flexible, Support Worker, Residential Support Worker, OCN, NVQ Level 3, Social Care, Substance Misuse, Full UK Driving Licence.

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This is a permanent part-time role working 8 hours a week 17:00-23:00 Friday evening and 07:00-09:00 Saturday morning

Salary: £23,373 per annum pro-rata

Essential Skills

To successfully carry out this Residential Support Worker role you will need to be:

  • Energetic and enthusiastic, with a willingness to get involved
  • Empathic towards the different needs of our residents
  • Flexible and willing to work a range of shifts, including weekends and sleep ins
  • Qualified to OCN/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent or willing to achieve this within 12 months
  • Able to demonstrate experience of working in the health, social care, criminal justice or other specialist setting, with a successful track record of working with substance misuse service users
  • A driver, with a full UK driving licence and access to the use of a vehicle

About Company

Everyone should feel comfortable getting the support they need for issues with drugs, alcohol or mental health.

At We Are With You we work with people on their own goals, whether that’s staying safe and healthy, making small changes or stopping an unwanted habit altogether. We give people support in a way that’s right for them either face to face in their local service, community or online.

We provide a free and confidential service without judgement to more than 100,000 people a year. 

We use our expertise to improve the help available and raise awareness around drugs, alcohol and mental health so that more people can get support.

We Are With You.

Essential Requirements

To successfully carry out this Residential Support Worker role you will need to be:

  • Energetic and enthusiastic, with a willingness to get involved
  • Empathic towards the different needs of our residents
  • Flexible and willing to work a range of shifts, including weekends and sleep ins
  • Qualified to OCN/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent or willing to achieve this within 12 months
  • Able to demonstrate experience of working in the health, social care, criminal justice or other specialist setting, with a successful track record of working with substance misuse service users
  • A driver, with a full UK driving licence and access to the use of a vehicle

COVID-19 Residential Support Worker Truro

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