Recovery Worker @ Holder House, Abingdon
- More from Skilled
Phone Number: 01235 521850
Address: 35 Oxford Road , Abingdon , OX14 2EE
£21,054 per annum (pro rata for part time)
With the addition of required sleep overs and on-calls, there are potential annual earnings of up to £26,984 per annum. This is an estimated figure and may be subject to change.
Would you like to be part of an organisation that counts on the professionalism, insight, expertise and passion of its staff to inspire individual recovery for the people they support?
Welcome to Richmond Fellowship’s Holder House as a Recovery Worker.
Holder House is a mental health, CQC Registered Residential Care Home, working to a recovery model. We have been operating in the area for over 20 years and offer a staffed service to our residents aged 18 and upwards. We operate a vibrant environment which celebrates every member of the household. We balance the needs of the individuals, the community and the service itself, to create a safe home for everyone. We provide people with a safe place to belong, leading group activities, cooking house meals with residents and dispensing medication. We know that recovery can look and feel very different to each and every one of us. But we also know that if we provide the right support, at the right time, we can inspire recovery nationwide and that recovery is possible for everyone.
Recovery Workers ensure our residents are at the heart of everything we do. They are responsible for inspiring the people who use our services to lead their own recovery, while maintaining their tenancy and independence in the community. Together they co-produce a personalised support plan designed to address their specific needs and achieve their goals and aspirations. Recovery Workers also develop your leadership skills by taking on lead areas and extra responsibilities.
That’s where you come in - like us, you are keen to break down the stigma of mental health. No relevant experience or qualifications are required, as full training will be provided, The right personal qualities, however, are essential. This will include your caring, flexible, creative and compassionate nature and your enthusiasm for helping others. You’ll thrive under pressure, be happy to work both independently and within a team and know how to connect with people at all levels and really enjoy helping others. One thing’s for sure ‐ you will have every chance to shine. So, get inspired and take the first steps towards a more fulfilling career today.
We have the following vacancies available:
One permanent Full-time (37.5 hour) positions
One temporary Full-time (37.5 hour) positions
One permanent Part-Time (25 hour) positions
Please note, we are also looking to extend our bank of casual workers by 5 workers. The application page for these vacancies is available here.
There is a requirement to work sleep ins and on-calls.
Salaries and additional payments are detailed on the job description.
We are committed to increasing our diversity and welcome applications from those with Lived Experience.
The closing date for this post is 28 September 2022.
To apply, please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you feel you are right for the role.
Richmond Fellowship is part of Recovery Focus, a national group of charities highly experienced in providing specialist support services to individuals and families living with the effects of mental ill health, drug and alcohol use, gambling and domestic violence.