22 October 2021
Temporary (Maternity Cover)
The post of Social Networking Caseworker is based in our excellent team working at Fairfield House, home to The Hub, in central Croydon, near East Croydon station. The Hub is a highly regarded, co-produced space for people with mental health issues who are referred by a range of social care and health professionals including GPs. It provides a safe, friendly place for members, reduces loneliness and isolation and gives people help and support with a range of practical issues from form-filling and basic advice on benefits and housing issues.
The primary purpose of the role is to promote recovery and social inclusion in service users by facilitating their participation in mainstream activities. The aim is to achieve the following outcomes: assisting in maintaining and improving recovery; build self-confidence; improve physical well-being; improve social networks beyond mental health services; improve personal skills including educational attainment and reduce dependence on mental health services where appropriate. We run a number of groups and social activities for members take part in.
To download application pack & job description please visit our website: https://www.mindincroydon.org.uk/about-us/work-for-us/
Send a CV and covering letter to [email protected]
Closing Date: 22 October 2021