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Wellbeing Practitioners (2 vacancies)

Hours:
Post 1 – 12 hours for 12 weeks (temporary and to include occasional evening and weekend work)
Post 2 – 10 hours until 31st March 2021 (to include occasional evening and weekend work)

Salary: £11.75 per hour

Location: Kenburgh House, 28 Manor Row, Bradford, BD1 4QU with requirement to travel between service locations

Responsible to: Service Manager

Annual leave: 25 days pro-rata

Closing date: 10am on 5 October 2020

Interview date: 9 October 2020

Probationary period: 6 months

Pension: We operate a contributory pension scheme which you will be auto-enrolled into (subject to the conditions of the scheme)

 

The Wellbeing practitioners will support the development and delivery of a district wide programme of recovery and maintenance focussed activities and groups to a broad range of clients. The role will play a key function in developing strong community links across the district, to ensure that we are well positioned to connect our work with other organisations to both promote services and expand our reach into the community, leading to better support to our clients.

 

The role will appeal to those who have:

  • Experience of working with adults who have or have had mental health challenges
  • Experience of planning, organising, and facilitating groups or training events
  • Experience of working with and supporting volunteers
  • A non-judgemental attitude in relation to mental illness and its manifestation in behaviour
  • Understanding that mental health difficulties are a natural part of life
  • Good proven communication and organisational skills
  • Commitment to providing person centred services
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Excellent IT Skills, including use of Microsoft Packages
  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) must include English and Maths at grade A-C.
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development

 

In the first instance, for any enquiries please email [email protected]

 

Making an Application

•      CVs will not be accepted

•      Please email your completed application form in word format (as an attachment) to [email protected]

•      Please note it is not possible for us to give feedback to non-shortlisted applicants

•      Mind in Bradford is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and all successful applicants will be asked to apply (through Mind in Bradford) for an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and a right to work in the UK check

 

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