Mental Well being Adviser - Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind

Closing date:
11/10/2019
Interview Date :
21/10/2019
Salary:
£27,334 per annum
Hours:
Full time
Location:
Based in Lewisham
Contract :
Permanent contract

About the role

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded, innovative local Charity working alongside people with mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of more than £3m, over 120 staff and 200 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network.

Lewisham Community Wellbeing is a new service, led by BLG Mind and delivered in partnership with Lewisham Refugee & Migrant Network, Sydenham Garden, Metro and SLaM. The service provides recovery-focused individual support to help people develop their independence and self-management skills and to achieve their personal goals.

We are now recruiting for a full time Mental Wellbeing Adviser to play an important part in delivering and developing this exciting service. You will have the caseload management experience and skills to deliver focused, person-centred, individual support and Information, Advice and Guidance on a wide range of social issues including welfare benefits, housing issues, debt, consumer rights, employment, and social networks. You will also run structured workshops.

Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service check

Staff benefits include a matched contribution pension scheme, 25 days' holiday (pro-rata, rising with service), quality supervision and training opportunities. See our website for more reasons to work for BLG Mind.

Closing date: 9:00 am on Friday 11th October 2019

Likely interview date: Week commencing 21st October 2019

An application form, job despription and person specification forms can be downloaded from our website:

https://www.blgmind.org.uk/news/job/mental-wellbeing-adviser/

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