06 August 2021
23 August 2021
£26,767 per year
Based in Beckenham
Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded local charity, helping people to be mentally healthy and working together with those experiencing mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of £5M, over 150 staff and 200 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network
Bromley Community Wellbeing Hub will form part of the new transformation of mental health services in the London Borough of Bromley under the NHS Long Term Plan. The service will bring together the expertise of local primary, secondary and voluntary sector mental health care providers with the aim of providing flexible, holistic and integrated services for adults with mental health problems.
We are looking for people with experience of working within mental health services, including to support prevention, recovery and self-management. Applicants should have experience of completing assessments, managing a diverse caseload and working in a busy work environment, and possess effective skills in communication. An ability to work independently but collaboratively, to be proactive and show initiative is essential for this role.
The role will involve:
We recognise the importance of having a diverse and inclusive work force, and would therefore particularly welcome applications from the following, currently under-represented, groups:
BLG Mind is committed to meeting the reasonable adjustments of disabled people. BLG Mind always welcomes applications from people with lived experience of mental health problems.
To download the application pack and job description please visit our website: https://blgmind.org.uk/job/beckenham-full-time-paid-permanent-mental-health-advisor-2-vacancies/
Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service check
Due to current Government guidance regarding Covid-19, this role may temporarily be home-based, or worked remotely. The expectation is that when it is safe to return to our offices, the role will be office-based. Interviews are likely to be held online via Zoom.
Closing date: Friday 6th August (11:59pm)
Likely interview date: Week beginning Monday 23rd August