Your Way Worker, Reading Your Way

Salary:£17,675 per annum + £880 geographical allowance
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, well-being and independence, with the emphasis on community engagement and self-management. Workers will be required to coordinate and maintain their own workload, reporting on their activity as required.

Interviews will be held: Monday 8th May 2017

In return we offer a friendly and dynamic working environment, competitive pay and a great range of benefits. Please download our benefits booklet here for more information.

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, download the Application Form and send to:

Tina Kislingbury: tina-kislingbury@together-uk.org
Closing date: 5pm Wednesday 26th April 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.