Complex Needs Move On Worker

Corus Consultancy are currently looking for experienced Complex Needs Workers to work in the Lambeth area on behalf of a well established client.



About the Role;




  • Temporary ongoing

  • Competitive pay

  • Flexible working opportunity


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES


CLIENT SUPPORT





  • To carry a caseload of eight clients mostly with complex needs including substance use problems or a dual diagnosis.

    To lead on assessment and development of safety and well being plans for those on the caseload and independent living action plans

  • To advise residents on issues relating to good health practice, mental health and safer drug and alcohol use, the reduction of drug and alcohol related risk and harm and recovery, in 1:1 and group sessions

  • To facilitate the participation of the clients in Employment and Training Schemes, the resettlement process, day-care and other programmes, and to assist in relevant activities aimed at improving life and social skills for complex needs clients.



TEAM SUPPORT



  • Identify the need for targeted interventions and workshops and lead on its delivery

  • Utilise knowledge skills and experience to recognise difficult or challenging client situations and use appropriate communication skills to influence and bring about positive change to the client's behaviour.



RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT



  • Identify, develop and maintain external relationships with statutory and non-statutory service providers to increase accessibility to support for residents with complex needs, including in-reach satellite support and group work

  • Arrange and convene multi-agency case conferences as appropriate; supporting colleagues to develop effective strategies to ensure clients are linked into appropriate support, attend and represent the service at different forums including the local Clinical Practitioners' group


Experience



  • Experience of working with people with complex needs such as substance misuse/alcohol misuse problems and/or mental health.

  • Experience and ability to build a rapport and develop a good working relationship with clients who are using substances, some of whom may display challenging behaviour.

  • Experience in delivering group work and training and / or ability to learn group work and training facilitation skills.

  • Must have an Updated Enhanced DBS



For Further Information Contact Nathan @ Corus and Apply Online




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