Peer Support Worker Wellbeing - Full and Part Time

The Organisation – The roles are across the three Mind of Norfolk, Norwich and Central Norfolk, Great Yarmouth and Waveney and West Mind. We work hard to help people recover from mental health problems and develop resilience for the future. We provide services which make a real difference to people’s lives. We are wonderful employers: flexible and supportive. We provide excellent supervision and a good training package.

The Partnership – The Norfolk & Suffolk Mental Health Foundation Trust work in partnership with the three Minds to deliver a range of services within the provision of the Norfolk and Waveney Wellbeing Service.  The service helps people with mild to moderate and severe mental health problems such as anxiety and depression.  Services will be provided across Norfolk and Waveney locations for people aged 16 and over. 

The Role - We are looking for individuals to join the teams providing the Wellbeing Service based in any of the locations above and travelling to locations in the surrounding areas where necessary.  The successful candidates will be required to encourage and empower those accessing the Wellbeing Service to personalise and take control of their recovery and to give them hope of recovery by providing insight and support.

Experience of working in a mental health setting or completion of the Peer Support Worker Training is advantageous, however the successful applicant will be provided with full training.  If you think you can use your own experience of recovery to improve the recovery of others then we would love to hear from you.

Closing date: 26 December 2018

Interview Date: 3 & 4 January 2019

Please click on the following link for the full job description and person specification:

https://norwichandcentralnorfolkmind.peoplehr.net/Handlers/RichTextEditorImageDownload.ashx?file=/Peer Support Worker (PSW) Wellbeing.pdf