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Community Resources Co-ordinator -Lighthouse Recovery Support
Hours: 21 hours per week (possibility of additional hours which would be optional)
Salary: £22,500 pro rata
Lighthouse Recovery Support at the Allen Centre is a day service for people living in Brighton and Hove with a diagnosis of personality disorder. The service opens 7 days a week providing daily groups and learning and social activities for its members.
You will responsible for offering a range of 1 to 1 advice, information and support for members and facilitating information based groups. The role will also include liaising with external services and building community links with other agencies.
You must have a track record of successfully engaging and working with people with complex needs. The role will involve some weekend working.
Closing date: Monday 5th September at 11.00am
Interview Date: Thursday 15th September 2016
The service is partnership with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Sussex Oakleaf, with Sussex Oakleaf and Mind in Brighton and Hove
The Application pack (below) includes:
- ‘Job Pack’ (Intro to Mind, Job Description & Personal Specification, Terms and Conditions)
- Application Form
- Guidance Notes
- Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form