Peripatetic Crisis Recovery Worker
1 in Cambridge and 1 in Peterborough
21 hours per week (6pm-1am evenings and weekends)
NJC Salary Scale Point 19 (April 2019)
Salary: £13,884 per annum (£24,800 per annum, FTE)
Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and South Lincolnshire (CPSL) Mind is a progressive and expanding mental health charity. Our vision is a society in which everyone has positive mental health and feels part of a connected community.
We are seeking a candidate who has proven experience of supporting individuals through a mental health crisis. Using a strengths-based approach, support is provided on a one to one basis, either face to face or via the telephone, ensuring a person-centred approach is maintained at all times.
You will be required to work 6pm to 1am, during the week or at weekends on a shift basis, with occasional travel across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.
The successful post holder will have a non-judgement approach, be flexible to service needs as well as the individuals accessing it and be able to manage clear boundaries. You will also have a proven background in crisis recovery work.
These roles form part of the award-winning work implemented by the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Crisis Care Concordat and the Urgent & Emergency Care Vanguard Project.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Closing date: Monday 22nd March 2021, 09:00 hours
Interviews: During the week commencing Wednesday 24th March 2021
No agencies please.