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Location: Glasgow Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 18 August 2021

Overview:

To assist the Support Manager in the management of the service, including supporting and supervising staff, working directly with service users and limited budget management.

 

Our ARBD Supported Accommodation Service in Possilpark, Glasgow, has an opening for an assistant manager to join our team. The Service provides an alcohol-free environment for people accessing support. We aim to assist in all aspects of each person’s recovery. The service is an eight bedded facility with 24-hour support from our team. People come to the service for a 12-week period, or more if required, we offer a safe and alcohol-free environment while we support individuals to regain daily living skills, manage alcohol dependence and provide opportunities to engage in the larger community. We work closely with the local authority’s ARBD team, who carry out various assessments the people accessing the service may require. There are opportunities for group activities and ongoing one to one support from the Penumbra team

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Aberdeen Services - Papermill Gardens Supported Living Service

Contract Type: Part Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 30 July 2021

Overview:

To assist people who use the service to establish and maintain a meaningful and fulfilling life in the community.  Peer Workers play a central role in the planning and provision of quality, recovery focused support to people who use the service.

Papermill Gardens delivers a high-quality Housing Support and Care at Home Service for adults with severe and enduring mental health challenges. Supporting 11 individuals in their own tenancies, the Service operates on a 24/7 basis with the aim of equipping people with the skills needed to live independently and meaningfully within the local community.

Covid-19

Throughout the pandemic, our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face to face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: North Ayrshire Services

Contract Type: Part Time – Fixed Term

Closing Date: 08 August 2021

Overview:

To assist people who use the service to establish and maintain a meaningful and fulfilling life in the community.  Peer Workers play a central role in the planning and provision of quality, recovery focused support to people who use the service.

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face to face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Aberdeen Services - Papermill Gardens Supported Living Service

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 30 July 2021

Overview:

To assist people who use the service to establish and maintain a meaningful and fulfilling life in the community.  Peer Workers play a central role in the planning and provision of quality, recovery focused support to people who use the service.

Papermill Gardens delivers a high-quality Housing Support and Care at Home Service for adults with severe and enduring mental health challenges.  Supporting 11 individuals in their own tenancies, the Service operates on a 24/7 basis with the aim of equipping people with the skills needed to live independently and meaningfully within the local community.

COVID-19 

Throughout the pandemic, our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Aberdeen Services - Constitution Street Supported Living Service

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 01 August 2021

Overview:

To assist people who use the service to establish and maintain a meaningful and fulfilling life in the community.  Recovery Practitioners play a central role in the planning and provision of quality, recovery focused support to people who use the service.

Constitution Street delivers a high-quality Housing Support and Care at Home Service for adults with severe and enduring mental health challenges. Supporting 11 individuals in their own tenancies, the Service operates on a 24/7 basis with the aim of equipping people with the skills required to live independently and meaningfully within the local community.

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: East Lothian Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 09 August 2021

Overview:

To assist people who use the service to establish and maintain a meaningful and fulfilling life in the community.  Recovery Practitioners play a central role in the planning and provision of quality, recovery focused support to people who use the service. You will therefore ensure that all activities are hopeful and personalised.

East Lothian Services team support individuals across East Lothian, both in a community setting and individual tenancies. Recovery Practitioners have an oversight of small Recovery Teams placed in geographical localities across the county. You will provide guidance, support and supervision to individual Recovery Workers and/or Peer Workers. You will work closely with Support Manager to ensure excellent service delivery characterised by choice, compassion and flexible support.

Covid-19

Throughout the pandemic, our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Midlothian Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 02 August 2021

Overview:

You will be working as part of a multi-disciplinary team alongside Community Mental Health Team, providing a crisis line; an open access, single point of telephone access for self-referral and agency referrals. You will respond to calls in a manner guided by the service principles being inclusive, sensitive and respectful.

From the moment you answer the telephone, you will listen and ensure that you understand the issues that have led to crisis for that person, providing an immediate response to those whose life may be in immediate danger. Understanding each person’s unique situation resulting in fast, tailored support and finding ways to successfully resolve the crisis situation and assist planning for the future.

Once the initial period of crisis has been addressed you will support connections to additional, statutory or community support and/or deliver a Distress Brief Intervention (DBI) response to those in distress. This will involve community-based problem-solving support, wellness and distress management planning, supporting connections and signposting for a period of up to 14 days. You will be flexible and responsive, offering the medium of support that the supported person feels most comfortable with.

Covid-19

Throughout the pandemic, our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Aberdeen Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 16 August 2021

Overview:

Recovery Workers work in small collaborative teams to provide people with recovery focused support to enhance their mental wellbeing. In line with Penumbra’s values, Recovery Workers assist people who use the service to work towards their individual outcomes and identified goals, as detailed in their personal plan.

The Aberdeen Mental Health Service delivers high quality support to people experiencing severe and enduring mental health challenges. Working on an outreach basis within people’s homes and the local community, the service aims to empower people to make informed choices about their daily living through promoting wellbeing and recovery.

Covid-19

Throughout the pandemic, our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required. Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Midlothian Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 10 August 2021

Overview:

Recovery Workers work in small collaborative teams to provide people with recovery focused support to enhance their mental wellbeing. In line with Penumbra’s values, Recovery Workers assist people who use the service to work towards their individual outcomes and identified goals, as detailed in their personal plan.

Covid-19

During the Covid pandemic this post remains essential front line work and is based within the service. 

Location: Lanarkshire Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 13 August 2021

Overview:

Recovery Workers work in small collaborative teams to provide people with recovery focused support to enhance their mental wellbeing. In line with Penumbra’s values, Recovery Workers assist people who use the service to work towards their individual outcomes and identified goals, as detailed in their personal plan.

 

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Glasgow Services

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 15 August 2021

Overview:

At Penumbra, we strive to create a culture and environment where people feel valued and inspired to reach their own personal goals. Our fundamental priority is to provide support which is safe and promotes recovery, social inclusion and citizenship for people with mental health challenges.

We recognise that the people we support have skills and experience that can bring about positive changes for themselves. Through an ethos of inclusion, equality and fairness, our staff are committed to promoting good mental health and wellbeing for people using our services.

The service provides bespoke and proactive support to identify and address the individual’s needs, placing them at the heart of their support. With an emphasis on independence and empowerment, people are helped to move toward self-identified goals. While there is an element of collaborative group work, this is at all times focussed on improving self-esteem and addressing issues such loneliness, social exclusion and addiction in a supportive environment.

You will be passionate about working in a person-centred way with adults from a variety of backgrounds, and with a range of challenges. With a strong interest in people and a commitment to helping others, you will strive to make a positive impact on people’s lives and tailor support to enable people to fulfil their best potential.

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Edinburgh Crisis Centre

Contract Type: Full Time – Permanent

Closing Date: 11 August 2021

Overview:

To provide callers to the Crisis Centre help line and visitors with short-term emotional and practical support whilst experiencing a mental health crisis.

The Crisis Centre is open 24 hours a day 365 days of the year and provides community based, emotional and practical support at times of crisis. 
The service is open to any Edinburgh resident who is 16+ and in mental health crisis or a carer for someone who is. The Centre takes a non-medical approach, and a mental health diagnosis is not necessary to receive support.
The Crisis Centre provides emotional support to develop strategies for preventing further crises and contact details for other services which may be helpful to the service user in the form of a safe or crisis plan. The plan aims to promote recovery through assisting people in identifying their strengths, promoting personal autonomy and responsibility.

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Lanarkshire Services

Contract Type: Relief

Closing Date: 13 August 2021

Overview:

Our Lanarkshire service is looking for Relief Recovery Workers with weekend availability to cover a variety of supports.

Relief Recovery Workers work in small collaborative teams to provide people with recovery focused support to enhance their mental wellbeing. In line with Penumbra’s values, Recovery Workers assist people who use the service to work towards their individual outcomes and identified goals, as detailed in their personal plan.

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.

Location: Falkirk Services

Contract Type: Relief

Closing Date: 22 August 2021

Overview:

Job Summary

To assist people who use the service to establish and maintain a meaningful and fulfilling life in the community.  Relief Recovery Workers play a central role in the planning and provision of quality, recovery focused support to people who use the service

We are looking for workers to cover support for people supported by our Stirling service. There is an option for successful candidates to also cover support in Falkirk if they desire.

COVID-19

Throughout the pandemic our amazing teams have continued to provide all our services, including essential face 2 face care and support, and/or working from home as required.  Please refer to job description for current specific requirements for this post.