Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster Mind: Wellbeing Practitioner

Closing date:
15/01/2020
Salary:
£26,936 equivalent to NHS Band 5
Hours:
37.5 hours per week
Location:
Mind in BWW Head Office and Central London CCG area
Contract:
2 years fixed term

About the role

Its exciting time to join us at Mind in Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster as a Wellbeing Practitioner.  Everything we say and do is rooted in the experiences of people who know what it’s like to live with a mental health problem. We provide life-saving and life-changing services when people need it most.

We want to meet you and hear from you if you are passionate, excited and if you share our vision.

This is an exciting opportunity to work as a Children and Young Peoples Wellbeing Practitioner within a multi-disciplinary Mental Health Support Team (MHST) to increase and improve emotional and mental health provision within educational settings for 5-18 year olds in the Central London CCG area.  You will be pioneering early intervention work which has emerged out of the government’s December 2017 plans: Transforming Children and Young People’s Mental Health Provision: A Green Paper.

You will have an active caseload of children and adolescents with mild – moderate emotional and mental health difficulties and will work with them and their parents / caregivers.  Early interventions will be delivered in a range of educational settings (primary, secondary, special, alternative provision and sixth form college) across the Westminster City Council’s Central London CCG area.

The team’s role is to increase and improve emotional and mental health provision within educational settings for 5-18 year olds in the Central London CCG area (Westminster). You will be working within a new Trailblazer site.

Please see the attached Job Description for full details of the role. 

If you would like to apply for this position. Please email your completed application form to [email protected] or post it to, HR Department, Mind in BWW, Hopkinson House, 6 Osbert Street, London, SW1P 2QU.   Please note we do not accept CVs.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 15th January 2020. 

Interviews W/C: 20th January 2020.

Due to our limited resources we will not be able to reply to everybody who applies. 

Application Form

Wellbeing Practitioner Job Description

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