Threshold is a leading mental health charity In Northern Ireland. We are looking
to ?ll the following vacancies.
Our particular style of therapeutic work aims to promote the Individual's capacity
to relate to themselves and others in a way that maximises their health and
wellbeing. We operate an individualised training programme, which equips staff with the expertise for this post.
We have vacancies within 2 of our services 'residential and supported housing' and 'floating support, outreach with allocated clients living in their own homes'.
The successful candidates will be responsible for assisting in the maintenance of the project taking special
responsibility for allocated clients. Applications are invited from people who have a Psychiatric Nursing quali?cation as recognised by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) or a Social Care quali?cation as recognised by the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC) i.e. Social Work Quali?ed or NVQ/QCF level 3 in Care or an Allied Health Professional as recognised by the Health Professional Council (HPC) working in mental health i.e. Art Therapist or Occupational Therapist or Psychology Degree (as recognised by the British Psychology Society. (BPS) (0n the condition that you have complete your QCF Level 3 in Health & Social Care within the agreed timescale. between 12-18 months) Please note you will only be con?rmed in post once you have obtained this quali?cation or relevant quali?cation and only as de?ned In the National Quali?cation Framework. the applicant
must also be registered or have completed registration with either of the 3 regulatory bodies before commencing employment plus have 6 months experience working with people with severe and enduring mental illness or 6 months experience working with people with a learning disability. Those applicants applying for Floating Support access to a vehicle is essential
Hours: 37.5 per week a
Annual Leave: 25 days plus 12 public and bank holidays '
Starting salary: £17,547
Salary: NlC Scales 17-22 £17,547 per annum - £20,456 per annum
Company Pension Scheme
We are currently looking to recruit resource/bank staff to cover annual leave/sick leave. day shift/weekends
and sleep overs.
Applications are invited from people who currently hold a Psychiatric Nursing Quali?cation as recognised by
the Nursing 11 Midwifery Council (NMC) or a Social Care Quali?cation as recognised by the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC) i.e. Social Work quali?ed or an Allied Health Professional as recognised by the Health Professional Council (HPC) working in mental health i.e. Art Therapist or Occupational Therapist or
QCF Level 2 in Health & Social Care or above or relevant quali?cation and only as de?ned in the National Quali?cation Framework. We will also accept Social work students in their 2nd year of training and RMN nurses in their 2nd year of training. The applicant must also be registered or have completed registration
with either of the 3 regulatory bodies before commencing employment and have 6 months experience working within mental health.
As a resource worker you will receive a full induction which will enable you to fully and actively support the provision of the therapeutic milieu.
Salary: £7.20 per hour
If interested please apply in writing enclosing a SAE to Benie Ross, Administration Office, 432 Antrim Road, Belfast. BT15 5GB for an applicaiton form and job description. Application forms and job descriptions can also be downloaded from our website www.threshold-services.co.uk
E-mailed applications will be accepted. Closing Date: Tuesday 31st January, 2017 @ 5pm
Please indicate which service our application is for.
We are an equal opportunities employer.