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Application Deadline
14 June 2021

Interview Date
30th June/ 1st July
Via Microsoft Teams

Contract type
Permanent

Hours
28-35 hours per week
Rotating 7h shifts (11am-6.30pm and 4pm-11.30pm) over 7 days, including days, evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

Salary
£21,166 – £24,313
Base salary NJC salary scale point 11-18 (£21,166 – £24,313) plus additional unsocial hours allowance for evening after 8pm (+33%) and weekend working (+50%).

Location
Oxford

Oxfordshire Mind, Safe Haven Worker

About the role

Are you passionate about mental health? Would you like to make a difference and offer support by listening, offering guidance, and empowering others? If you like working as part of a team, have experience working in mental health and enjoy working through challenging situations, then this is role for you!

Purpose of the role

To work as part of a team to provide support for service users experiencing mental health crisis, including monitoring of group activities and conducting 1:1 sessions with service users face to face, on the phone and via online platforms.

Oxford Safe Haven offers same day support for those who struggle with their mental health and feel they are reaching a breaking point. People can self-refer or be referred by a professional to get an appointment for one-to-one support face to face or on the phone, or access activities in a calming and supportive environment with the purpose of grounding or refocusing. The goal is to support people in creating and following safety plans, developing new coping strategies and ability to use support available to them.

How to apply

Please apply via our Oxfordshire Mind website, by:

  1. Downloading the Oxfordshire Mind Application Form from https://www.oxfordshiremind.org.uk/our-jobs/

  2. Complete the Application Form, please refer to the Person Specification / Selection Criteria in the Job Description

  3. Click 'Apply For This Job' and fill in your details.

  4. Attach your completed Application Form. Do not attach a CV or cover letter as this will not be accepted.

  5. Submit

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