Service Care Solutions Ltd

Recovery Worker

A brand new opportunity has just become available for a Mental Health Recovery Worker to work within a Private Mental Health Residential Service in Batley, West Yorkshire.

*Do you know someone who would be interested in this role? We offer a £250 referral bonus per successful candidate that is referred


Temporary Pay Rate: £12ph ltd+

Hours and length of contract:

  • FULL TIME 37.5 hours

  • Flexible shifts on a rota basis, including being on call.

    • Earlies: 08:00 - 15:30

    • Lates: 14:30 - 22:00

  • Initial 3 month contract length, likelihood of extension

  • The manager is looking for the position to be filled ASAP.

Daily Duties:

The service consists of 3 bungalows and a total of 9 beds for adults over 18 years of age requiring a structured rehabilitation programme to support them with the mental health issues they are experiencing.

AS A RECOVERY WORKER your role is to help the service users live as independently as possible and support individuals to maintain their tenancy.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing personal support plans to help the service users achieve their goals and aspirations

  • Support individuals who present in a range of ways, including low mood, depressed, anxious, manic, self-harming, and experiencing suicidal thoughts to develop their own coping strategies to deal with crisis situations.

  • Support service users to develop domestic and finance management skills

  • Support service users to access work, leisure or educational opportunities

  • Accurately maintain all recording systems - paper based and computerised

  • Provide regular reports as required

  • liaise with GP surgeries, the local council, charities etc

  • Promote the service within the community

Person specification:

At least 6 months relevant recent experience is required and an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care DESIRABLE.

In date clean DBS.

If you are interested in this role then please contact Emma at SCS on 01772 208963 or send across your CV directly to

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