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Application Deadline
28 June 2024

Interview Date
09 July 2024

Contract type
Permanent

Hours
20 hours per week (part-time)

Salary
£11,898 – £12,454 per year (£22,011 – £23,039 full time equivalent)

Main working location
Coventry and Warwickshire

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind – wellbeing practitioner

We're recruiting for wellbeing practitioners to support Safe Haven in Coventry and Warwickshire. 

What you'll do

In this role you'll:

  • Offer practical and emotional, person-centred support that works towards empowerment and recovery
  • Give one-to-one support including helpful information, practical solutions and identifying and signposting to other local services
  • Tailor support approaches to service users
  • Assist in the planning/delivery of mental health and wellbeing outreach support sessions
  • Support volunteers and service users in the delivery of a peer-led drop in
  • Offer informal social support to attendees

About you

We're looking for someone with:

  • Experience of working in a mental health setting
  • Good communication skills and IT skills
  • Ability to effectively engage with mental health service users
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships and partnerships with other agencies
  • Up to date knowledge of mental health and key issues linked to good wellbeing
  • Awareness or knowledge of de-escalation techniques to support individuals in crisis
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team, responding and adapting to the needs of the service
  • Strong commitment to empowering service users
  • NVQ level 2 in social care or equivalent qualification (or level 1 and willingness to complete to level 2)
  • Ability to travel across Coventry and Warwickshire

How to apply

For more information about the role, and the benefits of working for us, click apply now at the top of this page. This will take you through to the Coventry and Warwickshire Mind website.

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