Prospectus is pleased to be working with a mental health charity who provides support resources to people with mental health problems that makes social inclusion and participation in everyday life a reality. Providing a fully established IPS Employability Programme, they support their member into meaningful and sustainable employment and to support this, they are looking to recruit an IPS Employment Caseworker to deliver quality services across the London Borough of Camden.
As their IPS Employment Caseworker, you will provide an employability service that supports people with sever and common mental health problems to achieve paid, competitive employment in a fulfilling, sustainable way by deploying the evidence based Individual Placement and Support (IPS) model. Supporting a caseload of service users, you will support clients through their journey to employment by building social connections and support networks, assisting them to become financially independent as well as supporting them to improve their general health and wellbeing.
To be successful, you will have significant knowledge and experience of developing and supporting people into mainstream employment through providing an in depth, person centred employability service. In addition, you will also possess the ability to work effectively with people with mental health problems along with experience of multi-agency liaison including support professionals and employer engagement. Finally, knowledge and/or experience of the IPS model is ideal, as is an NVQ Level 2/3 in advice and guidance.
Closing Date - Midday on Friday, 25th January 2019
Interview Dates - Tuesday, 29th and Thursday, 31st January 2019
Please apply by submitting your CV in Word format; Cover letters are not required at this stage.