- £11,097 for 15 hours per week (based on a full time salary of £27,744 for 37.5 hours per week)
- Hours could be worked as 2 days of 7.5 hours
- Permanent contract
- Based in London Borough of Lewisham (currently home working)
Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded, innovative local charity working alongside people with mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of £4M, over 150 staff and 260 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network.
Our Lewisham Dementia Support Hub is a partnership of Mind, Sydenham Gardens, Carers Lewisham and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and provides advice and information for individuals living with dementia and their carers.
We are looking for a part time Dementia Advisor, with a passion for supporting people to get the most out of life, to join our friendly and motivated team. The successful applicant must be willing to visit people in their homes in order to undertake comprehensive assessments. The advisor role includes running groups and activities for carers of people living with dementia.
Dementia Advisors provide advice and person centred individual support, including signposting and community bridge building to help people access local resources. With experience of working in health or social care, including in community based services, you will have good communication, assessment and support planning skills.
Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service check
Staff benefits include a matched contribution pension scheme, 25 days' holiday (pro-rata, rising with service), quality supervision and training opportunities. See our website for more reasons to work for Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind.
Closing date: Sunday 24th January 2021
Likely interview date: Week commencing 8th February 2021
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