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 head office in Islington N19 on Fridays.
Your role will include meeting clients on a one-to-one basis, helping them to complete their benefits forms, accompanying them to their medical assessment appointments and completing some admin tasks.
For this placement, we will ask for availability of 1 full day for 1 year.
Induction and training to this role will be provided as well as regular support and supervision.
Mind 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.
How to apply
If you are interested in this placement could you please complete the attached application form and email back with your CV and a letter of interest (indicating why are you interested in this placement) to: [email protected]
Volunteer Application Form
Closing date: 29 January 2019
We will offer a group interview for this placement at the beginning of February.