About The Role

Are you enthusiastic and motivated? Do you want to help make a positive difference in the lives of those we support and to promote independence, wellbeing and recovery? Are you able to work flexibly to include week days & weekends. If so, we want to hear from you.

We provide professional and innovative support services for young people, older people, homeless families, women who have been victims of domestic violence and people who have complex needs around substance misuse and/or mental ill-health.

Plymouth Mental Health and Complex Needs Services provides accommodation and support for up to 58 adults in shared houses or individual flats who have complex needs including substance misuse, homelessness, chaotic life styles and mental health issues. 

You will be working evenings and weekends and bank holidays on an adhoc basis to provide a safe, secure and supportive service. You will support and monitor the conduct, health, safety and general welfare of residents with a flexible and sensitive approach.

These are being offered on a relief contract basis, working flexibly to include weekdays and weekends as and when cover is required.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable groups, and expect all colleagues to share this commitment. Appointment to the post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

About The Candidate
To be considered for the role of Relief Support Worker, you will:
 
  • Ideally have experience of night and lone working.
  • Have the ability to assess and manage risk.
  • Be able to demonstrate the skills required to support individuals.
  • Be able to demonstrate an understanding of adult vulnerabilities in a supported housing environment.
  • Have the ability to adopt a methodical, organised approach to work.
If you are able to work flexibly, and have the above experience, we would love to hear from you.
About The Company
At LiveWest, we believe in a home for everyone.  We own and manage 36,000 homes across the South West, from Cornwall to Gloucestershire.
 
We take the time to listen to, understand and learn from our customers.  We focus on thriving as a business and employer, so we can deliver more homes and even better services.