Islington Mind - A volunteering opportunity with Islington Mind Welfare Benefits Clinic

Closing date:
15/07/2017
Salary:
Voluntary
Hours:
1 full day, at least 6 months, though we prefer 1 year.
Location:
Islington

About the role

Islington Mind’s three day centres in the borough of Islington offer safe therapeutic spaces, activities to improve well-being and physical health, opportunities to learn new skills, improve employability, and to build resilience and self-reliance.

We are looking to offer an exciting  volunteering placement with our new mental-health Welfare Benefits Clinic that runs from our day centre in N1.

Your role will include meeting clients on a 121 basis, accompanying them to their medical assessment appointments and completing some admin tasks.

At times you will also have the opportunity to support our mental health drop-in.

We will ask for availability of 1 full day, at least 6 months, though we prefer 1 year.

Induction and training to this role will be provided as well as regular supervision and a preparation meeting prior to appointments.


Contact details for and application form and further details:

T: telephone number 020 7272 5038 on Tuesdays only

e: email address sigal.avni@islingtonmind.org.uk

w: www.islingtonmind.org.uk/outcome.asp

Closing date: 15/07/2017

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