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Some of the benefits of working at Mind in Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster include generous annual leave allowances, flexitime scheme, full initial induction tailored to the needs of the role, supported opportunities for training and development, an annual staff conference, an Employee Assistance Programme, a childcare voucher scheme, enhanced maternity and paternity pay and a stakeholder pension.
Creative Facilitator – Portugal Prints
Grade & Salary: WM6 SCP22 £24,218 per annum (pro rata for part time)
Hours of work: Flexible – Full time & part time roles available (please specify preferred hours on application form)
Location: Portugal Prints, Arlington House, Arlington St, St. James’s, London SW1A 1RL
We have an exciting opportunity for a Creative Facilitator to join our Portugal Prints team! You role will be to:
- Act as a key worker for an identified number of artists within a goal setting and with a recovery approach
- Plan and facilitate regular art groups that inspire curiosity and creativity for a range of artistic styles, mediums and interests
- Provide flexible and responsive support, based on the needs and aspirations of service users, that promote social inclusion and recovery.
Application deadline: Close of play Monday 31st May 2021
Interviews: 10th June 2021
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check
Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officer
Fixed term contract – 12 months
Grade & Salary: WM6 SCP27 £27,744
Hours of work: Full time – 37.5 hours per week
Location: To cover the NW London Boroughs of Brent, Westminster, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow and Kensington & Chelsea covering two Mental Health Trust areas
We are looking for someone to join our Psychological Therapies department, in our Suicide Prevention and Support team, to deliver a local postvention support service to individuals aged 18 and over who are bereaved by suicide or suspected suicide including family members, close friends or partners, colleagues etc. Appropriate psychological support would include psycho-education (information giving), assessing risk and monitoring for symptoms of trauma (including secondary trauma); A key responsibility is building and maintaining active connections between relevant organisations and ensuring communications between them.
The service will be flexible and mobile to cover the NW London Boroughs of Brent, Westminster, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow and Kensington & Chelsea covering two Mental Health Trust areas.
Application Deadline: 11:00am Tuesday 25th May 2021
Interviews: W/C 31st May 2021
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check
Unfortunately, we are currently not recruiting for Community Befriending role due to the Coronavirus situation.
£8.45 per hour
What do Community Befrienders do ?
We support people experiencing mental health challenges to take on meaningful and satisfying social roles within their local communities. We offer companionship to people who are lonely and isolated and an opportunity to engage with services in the community. Our befrienders can provide escorts to and from appointments, enable individuals to deal with paperwork and form filling and help people with the tasks related to daily life.
The Community Befrienders are not mental health professionals, but trained befrienders who have an awareness of mental illness/challenges and a commitment to enablement and empowerment.
Hours of work can wary and depend on yours and the service user’s availability.
Interviews for short-listed candidates are held regularly. Candidates will be notified a week ahead of the interview date & time.
If you are shortlisted, please note that we expect all interviewees to bring along following original documents:
1 form of ID – passport, driving license or a birth certificate – and 2 further documents stating the current address within the last three months – utility bill, bank statement, tax bill and so on. In case you have lived at your current address for less than 5 years, please provide any other addresses you resided at during this period.
To find out more please contact Jasminka Bajramovic at [email protected]
If you would like to apply for this position please send your completed application form to [email protected]. You can also post your application form to: J Abdi, Mind in Brent, Wandsworth & Westminster, Basement, Hopkinson House, 6 Osbert Street, London SW1P 2QU
You may find it useful to refer to our Guidance For Applicants when completing your application.
Please note that the vast majority of job roles at Mind in Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster will require a DBS check to be undertaken by the successful candidate.