Gellinudd Recovery Centre is a Locked Rehabilitation Mental Health Hospital based in the Swansea Valley. We provide individually recovery-focused care to female patients with complex needs in line with Adferiad’s values as Wales’s leading co-occurring mental health and substance misuse charity.
We are seeking to recruit a Bank Recovery Practitioner with suitable experience in working with service users with mental health difficulties.
You will be expected to act as a support worker within the hospital, supporting the staff nurses in their assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care. Duties will include supporting individuals with their needs both at the hospital and within the community by developing a therapeutic relationship to help people achieve their goals in recovery. Individual support sessions as well as the delivery of group therapeutic activities are encouraged.
You will be joining a team of recovery-focused staff comprising Consultant Psychiatrists, a Consultant Psychotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Mental Health Nurses, Recovery Practitioners and Peer Support Workers.
· To have commitment to and demonstrate an undertaking of equality of opportunity and its relevance to different sectors within the community.
· Must demonstrate empathy towards Adferiad Recovery’s beneficiaries.
· To carry out all other tasks commensurate with the role