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Application Deadline
24 January 2024

Contract type

3 hours per week

£12.76 per hour


York Mind – peer support worker

Do you have lived experience of mental ill health? Are you able to use this experience, your knowledge and skills to support another person in their recovery journey?

Our Peer Support Service works with people just coming out of Foss Park Hospital, as well as people in the community with ‘unmet’ mental health needs. We're looking for peer supporters from a range of backgrounds and experiences. 

What you'll do

In this role you'll:

  • Deliver one-to-one support to individuals leaving Foss Park Hospital and/ or clients of the Community Mental Health Hub
  • Share understanding, learning and insight from personal experience
  • Support practical needs

About you

We're looking for someone with:

  • Passion for mental health and wellbeing
  • The ability to reflect on your own mental health
  • The ability to work with people who have recently been discharged from hospital

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 York Mind website.

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