Closing in 2 days
£24,947 (pro rata)
Contract, 12 month contract, Part-time
Job description

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team which is experiencing significant growth and is funded to deliver several successful and in-demand programmes to those unable to access support for an eating disorder or on a waiting list for NHS treatment.

The post-holder will have a passionate and enthusiastic approach in supporting individuals with an eating disorder, with advanced listening and communication skills. They will have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work well both in a team and independently. This is an opportunity to gain experience in providing support in a holistic and practical way, working collaboratively with Beat’s services teams as well as receiving professional guidance through clinical supervision.

Support Officers are an integral part of the delivery of Beat’s services, providing high-quality support services to Beat’s beneficiaries, endorsing early intervention and sustained long-term recovery, notably through telephone, video call and online support channels across Beat’s support services, including the eating disorder support programmes and helpline.

The post-holder will be a member of the Services team, reporting to a Deputy Services Manager. Support Officers work closely with the Clinical team and receive support and supervision from the Helpline Management team.

Structured programmes are delivered within the Support Services opening hours. The ability to work flexibly is required. Hours can be worked over weekends and evenings and will include a daytime shift each week.

Refreshed on: 14 May 2022
Closing date: 24 May 2022 at 09:00
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