Touchstone, a multi award winning mental health charity supporting vulnerable people and reducing health inequalities and Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service, a multi award winning, radical mental health charity supporting people in acute mental health crisis are working together to deliver this exciting new service.
Wellbean Café Support Worker
Salary: NJC Scale 5 scp 22-25 Starting at £20,661
Hours: 24.5 hours per week
Contract: Fixed term until March 2019
The Wellbean Café provides a safe, non-clinical space for individuals that are in crisis and experiencing high levels of distress. You will support individuals both 1-2-1 and in groups during times of crisis developing support plans and making referrals to other services.
You will be highly motivated, proactive, resourceful and have a positive attitude with a flexible approach and excellent interpersonal and team working skills. In all posts you will receive outstanding supervision and support.
The post will require you to lone work with service users of all ages (over 16) and regular evening and weekend usually between 5pm and 1am.
You will have experience of working with people with mental health problems and be highly skilled and resourceful.
CLOSING DATE: 17 April 2018
Interviews will be held on: 2 May 2018
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button to be directed to the Touchstone website where you can download the Application Pack.
Touchstone is an equal opportunities organisation, a Trans Positive employer and applications are welcome from all sections of the community, particularly LGBT communities and/or people with disabilities who are under-represented within Touchstone.
No agencies please.
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