East Dunbartonshire Citizens Advice Bureau
East Dunbartonshire Citizens Advice Bureau

Charity registered in Scotland SC023348

The Citizens Advice Bureau offers a Free, Confidential and Impartial advice and representation service to the residents of East Dunbartonshire.

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Peer Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,806
  • East Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 2nd July 2021

The project will provide a practical solution to social problems that we currently face, in reducing the resource intensity and repeat visits by service users with mental health issues existing, caused or exacerbated by Covid 19.

We are seeking a client focused, enthusiastic and experienced mental health support worker. The successful applicant is expected to deal confidently with the public and to work flexibly as a member of the team responsible for overall service delivery.

To promote awareness of mental health issues within the staff and volunteer base and support staff with difficult interview situations.

We are also looking for a proven ability to work effectively and be well organised. Proficiency using a range of IT tools to carry out your work, including case management systems, accurate case recording and Microsoft Office applications is essential. Committed, results-driven and supportive to the needs of others, you work well within a team and are willing to follow and develop agreed procedures.

Experience in a Mental Health supporting role in statutory or third sector is essential.

Employee benefits

East Dunbartonshire Citizens Advice Bureau offers excellent terms and conditions, including a total of 37 days leave (incl 6 public holidays) and a pension scheme with an 8% employer contribution. East Dunbartonshire Citizens Advice Bureau is an inclusive employer considering flexible working arrangements where appropriate.