Greater London (Hybrid)
£27,570 per year
Temporary, Fixed term for 1 year, Full-time
Job description
  • £27,570 per year
  • Full time
  • Fixed term contract for 12 months
  • Based in London Borough of Bromley
  • Hybrid working considered

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded local charity, helping people to be mentally healthy and working together with those experiencing mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of £7M, over 150 staff and 250 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network.

BLG Mind is working in partnership with Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust to deliver integrated support within the Trust’s Community Mental Health Teams. The integrated team provide support to people with long-term mental health problems, helping people develop their independence, self-management skills and achieve their recovery goals.

We are looking for two full time Mental Health Advisors to work alongside Oxleas colleagues to deliver this service.

As part of an effective Information Advice and Guidance team you will have the caseload management experience and skills to deliver focused, person-centred, individual support and IAG (Information and Guidance) on a wide range of social issues including housing, employment, and socialising, liaising appropriately with specialists and professionals.

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.

We recognise the importance of having a diverse and inclusive workforce, and would therefore particularly welcome applications from the following, currently under-represented, groups:

  • People culturally diverse communities
  • Disabled people
  • People with diverse sexual orientations and gender identities
  • Young people

BLG Mind is committed to meeting the reasonable adjustments of disabled people and always welcomes applications from people with lived experience of mental health problems.

Closing date: Sunday 24 July (11:59pm)         

Likely interview date: Week beginning 8th August 

Please apply via our website

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Refreshed on: 15 July 2022
Closed date: 24 July 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Advice, Information, Social Care/Development

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