for better mental health

Application Deadline
27 November 2020

Interview Date
14 December 2020

Contract type
Fixed term
12 months with potential for further extension

Hours
37.5 per week

Salary
SC5-SP22 £26,157

Location
City and Hackney

Mind in the City, Hackney & Waltham Forest- Welfare Rights Advisor (Community Framework)

About the role

Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest, working alongside East London NHS Foundation Trust (ELFT) and other local voluntary sector providers, is recruiting a new and exciting Community Connector role. 

The Community Connector will be working as part of the local neighborhood multi-disciplinary mental health teams, alongside other professionals from primary care, secondary care and the voluntary sector. 

You will be supporting Multi-Disciplinary Teams across the borough to manage the social welfare claims of their clients. This will be as an expert advising other professionals on their queries, as an advisor working one-on-one with a caseload of your own, and also providing some basic supervisory input to Peer Support Workers working within the team.  

Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 

We are a disability confident employer. All applicants with a disability, who meet the minimum essential short-listing criteria are guaranteed an interview. If this applies to you, please make sure you fill out the Equal Opportunities portion of the application form. 

We at Mind CHWF want to assure you that your privacy and the security of your data is our top priority. It always has been, and it will continue to be, as we refine our policies and internal processes. Please take a moment to read through our applicant’s privacy notice.

How to apply

To apply, please visit our website and complete the application form: https://www.mindchwf.org.uk/work-with-us/jobs/welfare-rights-advisor-community-framework/  and send it to [email protected]

Interviews are expected to be held the week commencing 14th December 2020. Internal applicants will be interviewed as a priority

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