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Health and Social Care Improvement Advisor

  • Full time
  • £29,738 – £32,933
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th May 2019


  • Advertised from 2nd May 2019
  • Permanent
  • W547

Role

See Me is Scotland’s programme to end mental health stigma and discrimination. Our mission is to change minds, change policy and change practice across Scotland. See Me works with people with lived experience of mental health problems to influence change in communities, schools and workplaces and in health and social care.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Improvement Advisor to join our small health and social care team. As one of the Programmes priorities, the team works to influence policy and practice change to end mental health stigma and discrimination in a variety of health and social care settings across Scotland. As a skilled influencer, familiar with improvement methodologies and practice, you will engage people with lived experience to take forward a range of projects that aim to embed mental health inclusion and fair access to and experience within services and sources of support.

The role will be challenging and rewarding. The successful candidate will be an energetic and driven individual who is motivated to make a positive impact to end mental health stigma and discrimination. You’ll have good experience of working supportively with people and will have a strong equality and inclusion ethos and approach. At the same time, you’ll be adept at ensuring delivery to plan and capturing good monitoring data to support reporting and evaluation.

Application notes

Closing date for all applications is Friday 17th May at 12 noon.

Interviews for this post will take place on 31st May 2019

PVG Scheme Membership, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required. Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website samh.org.uk.

Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to jobs@samh.org.uk, no other form of application will be accepted.