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Includem - Wellbeing Community Support Worker
Post: Wellbeing Community Support Worker
Hours: 37 hour contract, working flexibility, 08:00 – 22:00, 5 days over 7
Salary: starting salary £26,436
Location: Includem, Unit L, Telford Road, Glenrothes, Fife, KY7 4NX
Includem works closely with children, young people, families and services across the community to support young people to make positive life choices and progress towards the type of future they want to live. The team seek to recruit a Wellbeing Community Support Worker to work on its Keeping Connected project.
Keeping Connected focuses specifically on providing 1:1 mentoring support and groupwork to promote positive mental health and wellbeing. As a support worker you will support children, young people aged 10 – 25 years, taking a whole family approach. You will work with a trauma informed and strengths-based approach and provide direct 1:1 support on a consistent basis and groupwork sessions. You will link with other community supports and opportunities and help children and young people to work towards their goals.
The role focuses on building trusting relationships with young people to provide both emotional and practical support to promote positive mental health and wellbeing and to be connected positively to the local community. You will work in partnership with our partners in CAMHS primary mental health team and Our Minds Matters pupil support team. The service will be delivered through outreach and be embedded within local communities.
For more information/to apply for this post, please visit inludem's website. The closing date for applications is 00:00 on Sunday 18 September. 2022.