Wellbeing Practitioner – Safe Haven

Mission Statement

Together with people who have experienced mental health problems we provide quality services and support that reduce stigma and promote positive mental health and wellbeing.

 

Job Details  
Job Title Wellbeing Practitioner – Safe Haven
Location Safe Haven (Nuneaton)  This service is provided across 7 evenings (Mon-Sun) from 6-11pm
Salary £11,351 per annum (£21,000 FTE)
Hours 20 hours per week. Working hours will be agreed through a weekly rota.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing practical and emotional person-centred support that works towards empowerment and recovery appropriate for each individual client.
  • Providing light touch advocacy and guidance to clients using the service.
  • Assisting in the planning/delivery of mental health and wellbeing outreach support sessions.
  • Providing one to one support including helpful information, practical solutions and identifying and signposting to other local services.
  • Providing informal social support to attendees.

Essential criteria includes:

  • A minimum of one year’s experience of working in a mental health setting.
  • Good communication skills.
  • An ability to effectively engage with mental health service users.
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive relationships and partnerships with other agencies.

Closing date: 12 Noon – Friday 27 Nov 2020

 

Interview date: Friday 4 Dec 2020

For an application form and full job description please use the links below.

Please see the Job Description for this role.  If you are interested in this post, please read the Guidance Notes before completing the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form

Please note: Only successful applicants will be notified.

We reserve the right to close the application window early and without notice should a suitable number of applications be received.

 

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind values diversity and difference.  We welcome applicants from all sections of the community, particularly under-represented groups and people with lived experience of mental health issues.

Coventry and Warwickshire Mind is a leading mental health service provider and an equal opportunities employer.