for better mental health

Interview Date
26 April 2021

Application Deadline
12 noon Tuesday 20th April

Contract type

35 hours per week

£30,150 per annum including ILW
NJC Scp 21

North East London

Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham – Service Coordinator (Community Suicide Prevention Hub)

About the role

Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham have been awarded a three-year grant from City Bridge Trust to deliver a new and exciting new project in Tower Hamlets to develop and deliver a Peer led project for people with lived experience of mental health. The project will work with hidden communities to improve the health and social outcomes for people living with mental health.

We are looking for an experience and highly motivated support worker, who has experience of working within diverse communities to deliver engaging and recovery-based support within a community setting. The ideal candidate will have the following:

· Experience of working in collaboration with people with lived experience

· Experience of recovery and goal focused support

· The ability to work with Peers to set up groups and activities for people with lived experience

· Ability to work within the principles of co-production

· Experience of working with volunteers

· Personal experience related to mental health

· A health and social care/Advice and Guidance qualification or equivalent

· Trained in Disability Awareness

· Experience of working with multi-cultural communities

· Excellent IT skill, Microsoft Word, Excel and database management

· Ability to speak a second language (Bengali, Somali, Polish etc.)

How to apply

To apply for this role, the application pack can be downloaded via our website, alternatively you can request an application pack by email to: [email protected] quoting reference CSPH SC

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