Job Summary

The Support at the Cavern support worker will be based at The Cavern Coffee Shop in Gloucester City Centre.

Our team of support workers provide a listening ear and facilitate a safe place to provide non-clinical, early intervention and prevention work for those with mental health issues.


The role is for 10 hours (x2 5 hour evening shifts 6-11pm). Please specify your availability in your cover letter.

Main Activities/Tasks

  • To support and engage with those attending the mental health drop in
  • To manage the environment, including dealing with any challenging behaviour
  • To work within, and promote, all policies, procedures and Health and Safety
  • To assist with maintaining a clean and tidy environment
  • To work with the support lead/team leader within their direction of leadership
  • To encourage and enthuse your fellow team members
  • To have a basic understanding of mental health

Training

Full training will be given during induction and on an ongoing basis, however experience of mental health and/or health and social care will be an advantage.

Location

The Cavern, 56 Westgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 2NF and at various other locations as the needs of the business required

Hours

Part time

Salary

£9.10 per hour

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Sick pay
  • Store discounts

Schedule:

  • Evening shift

Experience:

  • Mental health support: 1 year (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • NVQ Level 2 Health & Social Care (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • All our areas are covid compliant

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