A charity who has supported adults of all ages to maintain their independence are looking to recruit for a Mental Health Projects Manager.
Reporting to the organisation director you will be part of the organisation management team which inputs on the operations and Co Safeguarding lead for the organisation
This is a full time 35 hours per week, permanent position based in London, which offers flexible hybrid working arrangements.
As the Mental Health Projects Manager, you will be managing projects. The purpose and aim of the main project is to enable mental health service users to be active and meaningful in the delivery, planning, development, and monitoring of mental health services.
As appropriate this will cover Primary, Secondary, and Social Care settings and to foster good working relationships with the community, voluntary and statutory groups, and other key agencies and stakeholders
You will also act as a conduit between the mental health community and the Mental Health Clinical Reference Group at key groups, meetings, and forums at the Mental Health Trust and at the Borough Council and the voluntary sector. You will Maintain and promote an active group (s) of service users to exchange experiences of using services, information, and news.
To be considered for the role you will have the following skills, knowledge and experience:
*Experience in working directly with mental health service users regardless of ethnicity, religion, and including LGBTQ+ service users.
*Experience of working in, or associated with, health and social care in a mental health context.
*Good understanding of different mental health conditions including mild to moderate and serious mental illness.
*Developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders both established and new.
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present and explain complex issues to different audiences.
*Must be willing to undergo a Disclosure & Barring (DBS) check and take part in any required training.
If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity, please get in touch now for a more detailed job description.
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