Mental Health Engagement Co-ordinator
Brighton and Hove
Salary £23, 400 (pro rata)
14 hours per week
Mind in Brighton and Hove empowers and supports people who have experience of mental health issues in Brighton & Hove, West Sussex and East Sussex.
We are seeking to appoint an experienced and creative person who will be responsible for developing and undertaking mental health engagement and consultation work with adults and young people (aged over 16) with lived experience of mental health issues living in Brighton and Hove.
The role will support people with lived experience of mental health issues to use their experience and knowledge to help inform and improve the way mental health and wellbeing services are developed and commissioned in the city.
Experience of undertaking service user consultation activities and working collaboratively will be required along with a genuine interest and understanding of mental health issues and a commitment to the value and principles of participation work and co-delivery.
We are looking for someone who is highly motivated to support people, passionate about working collaboratively with others and has experience of undertaking project co-ordination.
We offer a range of benefits including 29 days’ leave (pro rata) per year excluding bank holidays, 3% pension contribution and access to a 24 hour Employee Assistance Programme.
Full job details and application forms can be found on our website: https://www.mindcharity.co.uk/get-involved/vacancies/
All successful applicants are subject to DBS clearance
Closing date: Tuesday 28th August midday
Interview date: Wednesday 5 September
Mind in Brighton and Hove is committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in its workforce. We are committed to recruiting the best possible people to each position in our organisation and aim to recruit a workforce that reflects the communities we serve. Mind encourages applications from everyone, irrespective of age, disability (including experience of living with mental health issues), gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership and pregnancy and maternity.