Current vacancies

Top job! Depute Chief Executive

  • Full time
  • £38,645 – £44,375
  • Shandwick Place, with some travel across Edinburgh, Lothians and Scottish Borders
  • Closing 11th April 2019

We are looking for someone who shares our values, passion and commitment for what we do well – developing and delivering mental health and wellbeing services in creative and innovative ways.

Working closely with the Chief Executive, you will have responsibility for leading, developing, directing and delivering a range of frontline services

With significant senior management experience and excellent communication skills, your knowledge of service management, improvement and development will be complemented by your awareness of the external environment and ability to manage change. Your experience of partnership working, leading and developing teams/services and planning/evaluation will help us to move forward and expand our services.

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Scottish Borders Wellbeing College Personal Tutor

  • Part time
  • £22,005 pro-rata
  • Galashiels
  • Closing 29th March 2019

We are seeking a part-time Personal Tutor to join the Wellbeing College team in the Scottish Borders.

The Wellbeing College offers a safe learning environment where students’ can increase their knowledge of mental health recovery, learn self-care and management techniques, and receive and provide peer support. Our approach is recovery focussed and works alongside people; drawing on their personal strengths and assets within their local communities.

If you are creative and passionate about recovery and supporting people to realise their potential, we’d love to hear from you. We welcome applications from those with personal as well as professional experience.

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Events Fundraiser

  • Full time
  • £27,664
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 2019

This is a great opportunity to make an impact and show what you can do in a new role for Health in Mind! If you can enthuse, excite and motivate people about our work in mental health and have experience of organising and promoting events, please get in touch!

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Top job! Depute Alliance Manager

  • Full time
  • £42,750 – £46,847
  • Based in Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 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.

Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in Mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking a Depute Alliance Manager as our team expands.

Guided by our vision and principles, the Depute Alliance Manager is responsible for ensuring Future Pathways offers a high quality service that ensures people access high quality, trauma-informed services which help people achieve their goals and aspirations. This is a senior post that will entail maintaining an overview of the external environment and operational responsibility. The Depute will direct the development of shared learning opportunities so that Future Pathways contributes to the evidence base relating to the importance and impact of trauma-informed approaches.

Flexibility in working hours will also be expected from time to time.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Administrator

  • Full time
  • £18,598 – £20,112
  • 2 posts (1 in Glasgow, 1 in Edinburgh)
  • Closing 4th February 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. Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in Mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking two Administrators, to be based in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

With attention to detail and well developed people skills, the administrator is the backbone of a responsive service. She or he will support a small team of support coordinators who work with people registered with Future Pathways. The key elements of the role include administrative support to staff, practical help for survivors and processing financial transactions. The administrator may also research local services across Scotland and ensure such information is available to the wider team and up to date, also providing appropriate information about Future Pathways to others.

The role requires some flexibility to help cover periods of leave or sickness when needed. This could mean working additional hours outwith normal working pattern when required. Such demands would be subject to agreement and, wherever possible, negotiated in advance.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Top job! Practice Learning Facilitator

  • Full time
  • £38,074 – £41,780
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th February 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.

Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking a Practice Learning Facilitator as our team expands.

Guided by our vision and principles, the Practice Learning Facilitator is responsible for supporting small teams of support coordinators to deliver a consistently, high quality service.

This is a senior role that will involve facilitating reflective practice sessions and supporting staff to learn and innovate support for people registered with Future Pathways. With significant experience of mental health and trauma related work, you should have a passion for enabling change across people and organisations.

Passionate about the principles of individualised support and collaboration, your ability to recognise good practice and nurture innovation 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.

Flexibility in working hours will also be expected from time to time.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Personal Outcomes Support Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £33,583 – £37,156
  • Based in Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th February 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. Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in Mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking a Support Coordinator; to be based in Glasgow or Edinburgh.

The Support Coordinator plays a key role in building trusted relationships and facilitating access to resources, services and activities that meet each person’s individual needs; forging new links and developing innovative approaches in partnership with other professionals and organisations.

With substantive front line experience, including trauma and mental health related work, you will be adept and identifying what’s most important to someone, negotiating priorities and working in partnership with people and services to design tailored packages of support. Passionate about helping people achieve their goals and aspirations, you are a good listener and empathic communicator. 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.

You will require a clean driving licence and access to a car, since travel throughout the area will be expected, for which a standard mileage rate will be paid. Flexibility in working hours will also be expected in order to meet the needs of people accessing the fund.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Team Leader - West Lothian Community Mental Health & Wellbeing Services

  • Part time
  • £27,664 pro-rata
  • Bathgate with travel throughout West Lothian
  • Closing 11th February 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 a dynamic, experienced and resilient Team leader to lead two community mental health and wellbeing services in West Lothian. If you have experience of supporting people with their mental health and wellbeing, and are passionate about making a difference, we would love to hear from you.

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Project Worker - Trauma Support Services

  • Part time
  • £23,467 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 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 - Befriending

  • Part time
  • £23,467 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 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.

Do you have experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect? Do you have experience of supporting and managing volunteers? If so, and you are passionate about supporting people to become active participants within their communities, we’d like to hear from you!

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Befriending / Mentoring

23rd January 2019

Re:discover befriending offers 6-month matches to anyone feeling isolated because of their mental health, who seeks support on their recovery journey. We support people to find space for themselves, build confidence, and focus on talents, skills and assets rather than their probl… Read more

Volunteer Befriender, Social Network Support

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Befriending / Mentoring

1st January 2018

Each volunteer supports a re:discover client to recover a sense of who they are by encouraging them to step outside their illness and discover / rediscover activities and interests they enjoy. Volunteers work with clients as a whole person focusing on their talents, skills and a… Read more