Support Worker 22 hpw #1038

Project: Oak House

Location: Burgess Hill

Reference Number: 1038

Hours per Week: 22

Salary: 19,047.00 per annum pro rata

Job Description

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 6-18 months.

Support Worker (Level 1)


Salary: £19,047 per annum (Additional Sleep-In payments are paid at £50.25)

22 Hours Per Week, based in Burgess Hill to cover Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays

3% employer’s pension contribution (the level of this is reviewed annually)

Annual Leave entitlement starts at 27 working days (pro rata)

We have a full-time vacancy within the Burgess Hill area for a highly motivated Recovery Worker who has experience of supporting people with living with mental ill health and associated complex needs.

You will be supporting to inspire hope and motivate clients to work towards their chosen goals whilst promoting their mental and physical wellbeing, considering the person’s wider social determinants of health.

This will be working with the individual to develop a plan to support their resilience and wellbeing. To motivate them into independent living.

As part of your role as an experienced mental health worker you will take on responsibility for a lead area that will benefit the client group and wider team.

This is a varied and interesting role and you will be joining BHT at an exciting time as we have recently merged with another local charity to improve our services to clients.

We are committed to an organisational culture that values people from all backgrounds. We welcome and encourage applications from all members of the community.

In return for the amazing work our staff do we offer:

  • Extensive induction training
  • Flexible working options
  • Comprehensive personal and professional development
  • Employee Assistance Programme e.g. access to free counselling services
  • Support from a fantastic management team


Closing date

Closing Date: Tuesday 31 May 2022 12.00pm

Interview Date: Thursday 9 June 2022

Application Pack

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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).
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