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Some of the benefits of working at Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster Mind include generous annual leave allowances, flexitime scheme, full initial induction tailored to the needs of the role, supported opportunities for training and development, an annual staff conference, an Employee Assistance Programme, a childcare voucher scheme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay and a stakeholder pension.  

Current Vacancies

Housing Support Worker

Salary-£23,000

37.5 hours a week

We are looking to recruit a Housing Support Worker for our service in Brent. This is an exciting opportunity to work within the Housing team to help support people with mental health issues to maintain their accommodation, develop skills and ensure their recovery journey in the community.

We are looking for someone with experience of working in the field of mental health, a proven track record in support and housing resettlement. Some of the key areas are: income and expenditure management, support and tenant development, allocations and lettings, move on and resettlement and housing management.

The closing date for this position is: Monday, 22 January 2018, 17:00, with the interviews being held on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 and Thursday 1 February 2018. If you would like to apply for this position, please send your completed application form to vacancies@bwwmind.org.uk or you could post your application form to: A Sunil, Wandsworth & Westminster Mind, Basement, Hopkinson House,  6 Osbert Street, London, SW1P 2QU.

Brent Mind Housing Support Worker JD

Application Form March 2017

Recovery Assistant Support Worker x 2 posts

12 month fixed term contracts

Salary:  £20,209 pa (actual £16,205 pa)

Brent, Wandsworth & Westminster Mind are looking to recruit two Recovery Assistants Support Workers for our Housing service in Brent. These posts offer an exciting opportunity to develop your skills and broaden your experience in the mental health field. Your role will be to work alongside housing staff in the field to deliver support to people with mental health issues to help them maintain their accommodation, develop skills and ensure their recovery journey in the community.

Some of the key skills are:

  • To provide intensive housing management support to people with mental health needs to enable them to maintain their tenancies and to achieve their aspirations for move on into independent accommodation.
  • Carry out weekly and quarterly health and safety checks and reports.
  • Carry out all resettlement support work with tenants within the core objective. Ensure all work is recovery focused and evidence based.
  • Provide support as required to the Housing Services Manager.

If you have experience of working in the field of mental health, excellent communication skills and a commitment to helping people develop skills for independent living we would love to hear from you.

The closing date for this position is: Monday, 22 January 2018, 17:00, with the interviews being held on Wednesday, 31 January 2018 and Thursday 1 February. We regret that due to the volume of applications anticipated, we will be unable to reply to all applicants so if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview on this occasion.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your completed application form to vacancies@bwwmind.org.uk or you could post your application form to: A Sunil, Wandsworth & Westminster Mind, Basement, Hopkinson House,  6 Osbert Street, London, SW1P 2QU.

Recovery Assistant Support Worker JD 2017

Application Form March 2017

Assistance with job applications

You may find it useful to refer to our Guidance for Applicants when completing your application.

Please note that the vast majority of job roles at Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster Mind will require a DBS check to be undertaken by the successful candidate.

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