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Job Opportunities

Roles in Worcestershire and Warwickshire

 

Active Monitoring Practitioners

Full time £17,010 and Part time pro rata

Closing date: 11th July 2018

The post holders will be working from within GP Surgeries meeting clients requiring low level support with mental wellbeing referred directly by their GP. The practitioner will work with clients over 5 sessions in a goal focused way to improve the client’s wellbeing.

We have had an extremely successful 1st year of this outstanding project and have secured future funding for a further 7 practitioners across Wychavon and Stratford Districts.

If you feel one of our positions is right for you request an application pack by contacting Jo Min, Deputy Chief Executive – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone 01789 298615. We will send you a role description along with an application form; return these by the 11th July 2018.

Service Coordinator – Peer Supporter Evesham

Pay Rate: £11.13 per hour

Place of work: Evesham with occasional travel required

Closing date: 11th July 2018

Contract until March 2019 with possibility of extension

The Peer Supporter Evesham service provides additional wellbeing support to individuals stepping down from secondary to primary care, or those accessing primary care, within Wychavon. This support is delivered by volunteer peer supporters drawing on their lived experience expertise, and through the facilitation of peer support groups in which individuals may share experiences and strategies.  

The successful applicant will work in partnership with Healthy Minds in Wychavon and will also be responsible for recruiting, training and managing a team of volunteer peer supporters to deliver 1:1 support within the community.

Previous experience of working with volunteers, facilitating group sessions, and working in management within a mental health service setting is desirable.

For more information and a copy of the job description, or the application pack, please contact Melanie Ward (Services Manager) on 01789 298615 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Wellbeing Practitioner 
Pay Rate: £8.93 per hour
Place of work: Stratford on Avon, Warwick Districts with travel required
Hours:18.5 hours per week
Closing date: 11th July 2018
Springfield Mind are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and friendly individual to fill the post of bank wellbeing practitioner, working within our Wellbeing for Warwickshire services.
The post holder will be responsible for working as part of a close multidisciplinary team committed to promoting wellbeing and preventing mental health problems in Warwickshire & Worcestershire. They will provide high quality support, information and signposting for those living with mental ill health and/or low mental wellbeing. This will be delivered through our Wellbeing Hub services. Wellbeing Hubs provide low level/early support services aiming to enhance the mental health and wellbeing of individuals over 16 years old, and support for people with on-going mental health issues living in Warwickshire.
Whether you are starting out in your mental health career, fancying a change of direction or have previous experience, if you are passionate about delivering support to the community then we would like to hear from you!
For more information and a copy of the job description, or the application pack, please contact Melanie Ward (Services Manager) on 01789 298615 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Group Facilitator - Parent to Parent Group

Pay Rate: £8.93 per hour

Place of work: Evesham

Hours: 2 hours per week

Closing date: 11th July 2018

Contract runs until November 2018 with possibility of extension

The post holder will be responsible for establishing and facilitating a weekly parents’ support group, aimed at parents of children with mental ill health or low mental wellbeing. The post holder will be responsible for facilitating the group with volunteer assistance, and arranging for other organisations to speak about local services, support and information.

For more information and a copy of the job description, or the application pack, please contact Melanie Ward (Services Manager) on 01789 298615 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Services Navigator

Pay Rate: £11.13 per hour

Place of work: Stratford on Avon, Warwick Districts with regular travel required

Hours: 30 hours per week

Closing date: 11th July 2018

The post holder will be responsible for providing information, signposting and support for people living with low to moderate mental health problems, to enable them to work towards recovery, gain and maintain independence and improve their sense of wellbeing putting them in more control of their lives. They will be assisting people living with mental health problems and enabling them to identify their needs and navigate services and support within the community. They will be coordinating a team of volunteer mentors to support appropriate individuals who access the service. 

The post holder will be working in close partnership with clinical staff within Adult Mental Health Multidisciplinary Teams in Stratford and Leamington, promoting the culture and ethos of Springfield Mind.   

The role will require travel across the districts, so someone with a full driving licence and car is essential.

For more information and a copy of the job description, or the application pack, please contact Melanie Ward (Services Manager) on 01789 298615 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

   

 If you would like us to keep you in mind for future vacancies

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