Your Way Worker – Reading Your Way

Salary:£17,675 + £880 geographical allowance per annum
Hours:37.5 per week
Location:Reading, RG1 3HE

The Role

Together is an amazing place to work. And it’s not just because we’re one of the UK’s oldest and most respected mental health charities. It’s because we put the people who use our services at the heart of everything we do – supporting and enabling them to take control of their lives and make a positive contribution to the community.

Your Way Workers play a key role in our mental health support service at Reading Your Way. The service provides a wide range of activities as well as peer support and one-to-one support with the aim of aiding people’s recovery and staying well. The role of Your Way Worker involves providing flexible, personalised support and guidance, promoting recovery, wellbeing and independence, with the emphasis on community engagement and self-management. This post involves autonomous, mobile working in the community, across Reading, Wokingham and West Berks. Workers will be required to coordinate and maintain their own workload, reporting on their activity as required.

Enhanced DBS check required.

Interviews will be held: Monday 4th September 2017

We have a firm commitment to encouraging fairness and diversity in our work force and we welcome applications from disabled people and those from BME backgrounds.

 

How to apply

Before applying please read the Job Description and Person Specification and Guidance Notes.

To apply for this post, download the Application Form and send to:

Tina Kislingbury: tina-kislingbury@together-uk.org
Closing date: 9am 29th August 2017

 

Successful candidates will require an enhanced DBS check. To find out more, visit https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service. Together is committed to equal opportunities and non-discriminatory practices. Charity No. 211091.