W79/19 – Recovery Worker – Falkirk

Job Summary

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.


Main Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist people who use the service to work toward their identified goals, and move towards a brighter future as per the agreed personal plan
• Use Penumbra’s Recovery tools (e.g. I.ROC, HOPE toolkit)
• Assist with personal care when required.
• Update and maintain relevant recording systems, including computer-based systems.
• Work collaboratively within Recovery Teams, led by a Recovery Worker.
• Meet regularly with their recovery Teams to review progress, approach concerns and plans for moving forward
• Assist in the delivery of wellbeing workshops.
• Work in cooperation with colleagues, and staff from other agencies.
• Assist in project work as required.
• Work in accordance to Penumbra’s policies and procedures.
• Keep up to date with sector and organisational developments.
• Register with the SSSC if appropriate (Practitioner if working in a Care Home, Worker if in Housing Support)
• Work in accordance to the SSSC Code of Practice.

Job reference number W79/19
Download job description (PDF) W79 – Recovery Worker
Location Falkirk
Hours 36.25 hours per week
Closing date 21/07/19
Salary £17,255 – £17,864 per annum
(£9.15 – £9.48/hr equivalent)
A day in the life Recovery Worker

To apply for this position please complete our short online application or download and submit a paper application.


Please note that online applications cannot be saved and must be completed in one session.


Completed applications should be returned to:

Penumbra – FAO Recruitment
Norton Park
57 Albion Road