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Peer Support worker

  • Part time
  • £22,479 pro-rata
  • Midlothian
  • Closing 4th July 2022


  • Advertised from 20th June 2022
  • 1 x 21.75 hours, variable hours over 12 hours considered. Permanent – Funding secure until March 2025

Role

With your mental health at heart

We have exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our Midlothian Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Team. This post is funded by Midlothian Health and Social Care Partnership.

The Successful applicant will facilitate and co-facilitate recovery-focused, and trauma informed groups as well as deliver time-managed, outcome focused one to one support. You will work in a person centered and strength-based way. One to one support and groups will be delivered in various community venues across Midlothian or on video platforms such as Zoom. The successful applicant may appropriately use lived experience to support others.

All staff are currently working in a blended way with access to an office base for essential work, risk assessed community work, and homeworking. Travel is required across Midlothian. Flexibility in working hours will also be expected to meet the needs of people we support.

Application notes

An application pack is available on our website: health-in-mind.org.uk

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR Administrator on 0131 225 8508 or email annmarie.mitchell@health-in-mind.org.uk

For further information please contact Jill Robinson, Team Leader on 07786294791 or email jill.robinson@health-in-mind.org.uk

Closing date: 4 July 2022 (noon)

Interview date: 19 July 2022

Health in Mind promotes equality and diversity in the workplace. Registered charity no SC004128.