Bank Recovery Advisors – Staying Well

Salary: £12.84 per hour

Hours: Casual

Location: East Sussex

Closing Date: 31/10/2022

Job Description:

Bank Recovery Advisor
Staying Well – Hastings, Eastbourne, and Brighton available
£12.84 per hour, inclusive of 12.07% annual leave


Staying Well is an innovative service offering out-of-hours support (16:00–23:00 Mon – Fri and 15:00–23:00 Sat – Sun), open 7 days a week, 365 days a year to people experiencing acute distress due to their mental health difficulties.

You will be providing psychosocial support and crisis prevention planning. This includes contacting clients who have been referred or self-referred to the service to build safety plans together and supporting clients to increase their resilience and coping skills. You will need to demonstrate your own resilience and the ability to work autonomously. Ideal candidates will have a good understanding of local NHS/Community support services and experience of working with people with mental health difficulties.

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in supporting an innovative service to contribute to the crisis prevention and urgent care support systems within the county and to gain valuable knowledge and training within this sector.

Bank staff can express interest in working for one or multiple sites; all sites are easily accessible by public transport. Each service has a rota which will be sent out for bank staff to offer availability for shifts. Applicants can cover the site or sites most convenient for them.

All roles involve working up to 11pm at night and can include weekend working.

Closing date for applications: Ongoing

Interviews will be arranged with candidates following review of successful applications.

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