Current vacancies

Project Worker - Trauma Support Services (2 posts)

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh & Lothians
  • Closing 18th September 2019

Health in Mind is a leader within Scotland offering support, befriending and counselling for survivors of childhood trauma. Our trauma services support survivors of childhood abuse and neglect in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is values based and works alongside people, drawing on their personal strengths.

We currently have 2 vacancies -

Project Worker - Trauma Support Services: 21.75 hours per week (3 days)

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide emotional and practical support for men and women who are adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect whilst in care.

Project Worker - Trauma Support Services – Pathway Men: 8 hours per week (over 3 days)

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide emotional and practical support to adult male survivors of abuse (sexual abuse, rape/sexual assault and domestic violence).

Do you have at least two years’ experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse? Are you a good communicator, resilient and able to use your initiative, as well as being passionate about supporting people? If so, we’d like to hear from you!

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Communications and Engagement Officer

  • Part time
  • £29,752 pro-rata
  • Shandwick Place, Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th August 2019

We are seeking a Communications and Engagement Officer who will play a key role in the success of the development and implementation of a new Outreach and Support Project in Scotland for the Society of Jesus (Jesuits in Britain).

Are you a good communicator who is able to engage thoughtfully and sensitively with people? Are you experienced in writing and implementing marketing plans and developing partnerships? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

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Top job! Practice Learning Manager (2 posts)

  • Full time
  • £38,645 – £42,406
  • Edinburgh and Glasgow with travel
  • Closing 8th July 2019

Established in 2016, Future Pathways supports people who experienced childhood abuse or neglect while living in care in Scotland. Our vision is that each of the people we work with has support to live full, healthy and independent lives. Our innovative and trauma informed staff work together with each person to identify their needs, what is important to them and the specific outcomes they wish to achieve. Relevant support is then explored and put into place. This might range from help to access courses or training, purchase of material items or purchased services.

The Practice Learning Manager will lead, manage and supervise the work of small teams of support coordinators, supporting staff to deliver a high quality service. The Practice Learning Manager will be a key support to evolving practice guidance and monitoring performance in line with our performance framework and ensuring that the service is available timeously to applicants.

Passionate about the principles of person-centres support, your ability to recognise and support good practice will be complemented by good listening skills and an uncommon ability to create space for joint work. Knowing how important wellbeing is to resilience, you will prioritise self-care and hold boundaries in all areas of work and encourage others to do the same.

An element of direct support to individuals is envisaged to enable appreciation and responsiveness to the full range of demands on the service.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Project Worker - Trauma Support Services

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 31st July 2019

Health in Mind is a leader within Scotland offering support, befriending and counselling for survivors of childhood trauma. Our trauma services support survivors of childhood abuse and neglect in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is values based and works alongside people, drawing on their personal strengths.

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide therapeutic support for men and women who are adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect whilst in care.

Do you have at least two years’ experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse? Are you a good communicator, resilient and able to use your initiative, as well as being passionate about supporting people? If so, we’d like to hear from you!

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Support and Development Worker West Lothian Community Mental Health & Wellbeing

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Bathgate, with travel throughout West Lothian
  • Closing 26th August 2019

Support and Development Worker

West Lothian Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Service

We are seeking to recruit a Support and Development Worker to work as part of a small team to develop and deliver one to one and group mental health and wellbeing support for older people (55+) living in West Lothian.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a creative and innovative approach, working in partnership with others to support the mental health needs of those using the services.

If you have experience in both support and development work, promoting positive mental health and wellbeing and passionate about enabling individuals to fulfil their potential, we’d love to hear from you!

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Support and Development Worker (Anxiety and Depression Peer Support)

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Bathgate, with travel throughout West Lothian
  • Closing 26th August 2019

Support and Development Worker

Anxiety and Depression Peer Support and Self- Management Service

We are seeking to recruit a Support and Development Worker to develop and facilitate mental health and wellbeing self- management groups within West Lothian. The post holder will also support and further develop peer support groups for those experiencing anxiety and depression, through the recruitment, training and ongoing support of peer volunteers.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a creative and innovative approach, working in partnership with others to support the mental health needs of those using the services.

If you have experience in both support and development work, promoting positive mental health and wellbeing and passionate about enabling individuals to fulfil their potential, we’d love to hear from you!

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Support and Development Worker (Community Mental Health and Well-being)

  • Part time
  • £23,891 pro-rata
  • Stockbridge with some travel within North West Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th August 2019

Our community mental health and wellbeing services support people in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is recovery focussed and works alongside people; drawing on their personal strengths and assets within their local communities.

We are looking for someone to develop and test new ways of working to meet local need in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh, in order to develop strategies to improve mental health and wellbeing and reduce social isolation.

If you have experience in development work, supporting people with their mental health and wellbeing and are passionate about enabling people to fulfil their potential, we’d love to hear from you!

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Volunteering

Collection Can Minder

Fundraising

17th October 2019

If you are interested in meeting new people and raising funds and awareness for Health in Mind, this will be a great experience for you. Everyone has the right to live a full and satisfying life. At Health in Mind we have your mental health at heart. We provide the tools, inf… Read more

Student Fundraising Group Member

Administrative / Office Work,Fundraising,Marketing / PR / Media,Events

10th October 2019

Are you a student living in Edinburgh? If you are interested in events, fundraising or a career in the third sector, this will be a fantastic experience for you. You'll meet a fantastic group of people and support your local mental health charity at the same time! Everyone has… Read more

Collections Coordinator

Fundraising

15th April 2019

If you are interested in meeting new people, developing your leadership skills and raising funds and awareness for Health in Mind, this will be a great experience for you. Everyone has the right to live a full and satisfying life. At Health in Mind we have your mental health … Read more

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