Salary: £17, 682 FTE (actual salary is pro rata for 4 hours per week)
Acting as part of Tyneside and Northumberland Mind’s Wellbeing & Resilience team, the post holder will work alongside a second Wellbeing Worker to ensure the smooth and effective running of the Safe Space group.
Safe Space has been central to our Wellbeing & Resilience services delivery throughout the region for a number of years and offers essential support to adults who are experiencing problems with their mental health and emotional wellbeing. The group delivers a mix of group discussions & support, wellbeing workshops & activities. These facilitated group sessions give people the opportunity to openly discuss and share experiences and learn a wide range of practical skills and techniques that can help improve mental health and wellbeing. The group helps people reduce social isolation, build stronger support networks and learn techniques to deal more effectively with life’s ups and downs.
These roles are fixed term until March 2020 (further extension is subject to funding).
Hours and Locations:
• Hexham / 4 hours per week.
Applicants must be available to work 12.45-3.15pm on Wednesdays to deliver the group at Hexham Abbey, Hexham. NE46 3NB.
• Newcastle / 4 hours per week.
Applicants must be available to work 12.45-3.15pm on Tuesdays to deliver the group at Be. Wellbeing. MEA House, Ellison Place, Newcastle. NE1 8XS.
Applications are welcome for one or both posts. Please state which post you are interested in on your application form.
Interviews take place w/c 6th May.
Apply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Friday, 26 April 2019
Apply in writing to: Tyneside Mind, Wellbeing Centre, Dunsmuir Grove, Bensham, Gateshead NE8 4QL