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Support Lead

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Wandsworth

Support Lead

Wandsworth, Greater London


37.5 Hours a week

You will:

  • Provide support for the Service Manager in the Wandsworth Floating Support Team.
  • Work directly with a small caseload of service users, delivering support to enable independence and mental health recovery.
  • Carry out and evidence regular assessments of support needs; drawing up, implementing, monitoring and reviewing support plans, risk assessment and outcomes monitoring.
  • Promote independence, wellbeing, inclusion, and resilience.
  • Provide line management and ‘hands-on’ support to the staff team when complex support issues arise, or breaches of tenancy occur and take charge when there is a major incident.

You are:

  • Someone with at least two years’ experience within a visiting support, supported housing team and/or a floating support team.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in working directly with people with mental health needs, including experience of working in a recovery-based service.
  • Able to support planning and mental health recovery approaches with a compassionate and empathetic approach.
  • Experienced in working across multi-agency approaches to health, including social services, landlords, and other service providers.
  • Able to work cohesively and collaboratively within a team.
  • Someone with a wide range of life experience, effective communication skills, and able to demonstrate degree level academic experience.
  • Competent in using computer programmes and databases.

This role requires a full DBS on the update service. 

If you are interested in being considered for the role please send your CV to [email protected] or call to discuss,

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