Support Worker (Bank)

Project: Oak House

Location: Burgess Hill

Reference Number:

Hours per Week: Varied

Salary: Our hourly rate is £10.66 per hour Monday to Saturday and for Sundays/Bank Holidays £11.00 per hour.

Job Description

Project / Department Details

Oak House is a 14-bed registered residential recovery service for clients with mental health issues.  Clients reside at Oak House for a period of between 2-5 years. Staff support clients to develop and build on their existing living skills, in order to become more independent and move on to less supported accommodation at the end of their placement.  Staff work in conjunction with other professionals to equip clients with the skills and motivation to become more independent and better able to manage their mental health.

54 Leyland’s Road is a 6 – bed registered residential recovery service in Burgess Hill for adults with mental health issues.  This is a medium-term residential care home and staff support clients with daily living activities.

In all our services we do not provide personal care but in our residential services you will be expected to administer medication, but full training will be provided.

Mid Sussex Supported Housing – provides accommodation across three hostels to adults within Mid Sussex who have presented as homeless to Mid Sussex District Council or Crawley Council Borough Council. Within this service is a new scheme providing a high-level supported service to a group of 6 former rough sleepers as part of Mid Sussex District Council’s rough sleeper accommodation pathway.

The service is only worked Monday – Friday, 9 – 5 and is not a CQC registered service.

 

Job summary

Staff support clients to develop and build on their existing living skills, in order to become more independent and move on to less supported accommodation at the end of their placement.  Staff work in conjunction with other professionals to equip clients with the skills and motivation to become more independent and better able to manage their mental health.

 

Salary

Our hourly rate is £10.66 per hour Monday to Saturday and for Sundays/Bank Holidays £11.00 per hour.

Residential areas, you will be asked to do a sleep-in shift and payment for this is £50.25 per sleep in.

Rates are inclusive of Holiday pay.

An employer’s pension contribution of 5% is also paid. The level of this contribution is reviewed annually

 

Hours of Work

You will work as part of a team and as the services are staffed 24/7 you will need to be able to work a variety of shifts – this includes weekends / bank holidays and sleep in shifts.

 

We regret that we are unable to reply to every job applicant.  However, if you are called for interview, you will be notified within seven days of the closing date.

An Enhanced DBS Check (Disclosure and Barring Service) is required on all successful applicants as a condition of employment for this post.

You will be required to show COVID19 Vaccination certification (CQC services only)

BHT operates an Equal Opportunities Policy

PLEASE NOTE:  ARCHWAY-SHORE HOUSE – Oak House – LEYLANDS ROAD

Shore House is a CQC registered care home. Please note that the Government are introducing new regulations on working within CQC registered care homes. From 11 November 2021, you will not be permitted to work at this service unless you are able to provide evidence that you have been fully vaccinated against Covid19 or can provide evidence of medical exemption before starting employment at Shore House.

 

 

 

Closing date

Closing Date: Thursday 25 August 2022 12.00pm

Interview Date: Thursday 1 September 2022

Application Pack

Job DetailsJob DescriptionPerson Specification

Application form Criminal offences declaration formRecruitment monitoring form

How to apply

  1. Download and complete all the forms in the application pack.
  2. Attach all the completed documents to an email. The title of the email should read: (Your name): BHT job reference – (job reference number).
  3. Send your application to jobs@bht.org.uk
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