Mental Health Foundation
Mental Health Foundation

Charity registered in Scotland SC039714

The Mental Health Foundation is the UK’s charity for everyone’s mental health. With prevention at the heart of what we do, we aim to find and address the sources of mental health problems so that people and communities can thrive.


Current vacancies

Top job! Research & Evaluation Manager (See Me)

  • Part time
  • £33,143 – £37,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 31st January 2019

Our vision is for a world with good mental health for all. Our mission is to help people understand, protect and sustain their mental health.

The Mental Health Foundation is the UK’s charity for everyone’s mental health. With prevention at the heart of what we do, we aim to find and address the sources of mental health problems so that people and communities can thrive.

MHF Scotland are looking to recruit an Research &Evaluation Manager to work as part of the Research and Learning team for See Me - Scotland’s national programme to eliminate mental health stigma and discrimination.

To lead and co-ordinate the research and learning function for the evaluation of See Me – Scotland’s national programme to tackle mental health stigma and discrimination with a focus on young people and education, health and social care, workplace and social movement.

Applicants should display evidence of previous experience in leading complex programme evaluations with specific skills in mixed method approaches including interviews, focus groups and surveys. Strong communications skills and an ability to present research findings to a range of audiences is also required.

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Engagement and Communications Manager

  • Full time
  • £33,143 – £37,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 10th July 2018

We are looking for a dynamic individual who will bring significant skills and experience in community engagement and communications to support the implementation of Future Pathways – Scotland’s in care survivor support fund.

Future Pathways is the expression of the Scottish Government’s commitment to ensuring survivors of in care abuse or neglect have support to lead healthier, more fulfilled and independent lives.

The first alliance in Scotland, Future Pathways is a partnership of Health in Mind, Penumbra, the Mental Health Foundation, Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership and the Scottish Government. Future Pathways is funded by the Scottish Government

This post will be hosted by the Mental Health Foundation and will play an an instrumental role in the implementation of Future Pathways. Working closely with internal and external stakeholders, the role will manage the development and implementation of an engagement and communication action plan with core stakeholders namely: survivors of in care abuse, the Scottish Government, partners and community organisations (statutory and 3rd sector), the media and internal staff working to implement Future Pathways.

Satisfactory references and PVG Scheme membership are required and we can process this for you.

If you would like to know more about the post, you can contact Julie Cameron-Head of Programmes on jcameron@mentalhealth.org.uk

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Senior Engagement Officer

  • Part time
  • £28,000 – £31,857 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th January 2019

We are looking for a sure-footed, dynamic individual who will bring significant community engagement skills and experience to further develop and implement a key strand Future Pathways’ work as Scotland’s in-care survivor support fund.

The Mental Health Foundation hosts the Engagement and Communication’s team of the Future Pathways alliance – Scotland’s support program for victims/survivors of in-care abuse.

This post holder plays a key role in the success of Future Pathways across Scotland by working closely with internal and external stakeholders to develop and implement our engagement programme alongside core stakeholders including victims/survivors, support providers (statutory and 3rd sector organisations) and others.

Satisfactory references and PVG Scheme membership are required and we can process this for you. If you would like to know more about the post, you can contact John Young – Engagement and Communications Manager on 0141 465 9228 prior to December 15th (email engagement@future-pathways.co.uk thereafter)

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Research & Evaluation Officer (See Me)

  • Part time
  • £27,000 – £30,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 11th January 2019

Our vision is for a world with good mental health for all. Our mission is to help people understand, protect and sustain their mental health.

The Mental Health Foundation is the UK’s charity for everyone’s mental health. With prevention at the heart of what we do, we aim to find and address the sources of mental health problems so that people and communities can thrive.

MHF Scotland are looking to recruit a Research & Evaluation Officer to work as part of the Research and Learning team for See Me - Scotland’s national programme to eliminate mental health stigma and discrimination.

To undertake research and evaluation programmes as part of the national See Me campaign.

Applicants should have previous experience of using mixed method approaches in programme evaluation. An ability to work as part of a team as well as take initiative in their own work is essential.

This is an opportunity to be part of a vibrant and energetic team with significant opportunities for personal and professional development.

The Mental Health Foundation welcomes applications from those with lived experience of mental health problems and will consider part-time or job share.

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