Peer Worker - Inspire Mental Health Consortium in East London, London, UK

Employer: Heritage Care

Location: East London, London, UK

Hours:

Salary: £7,625 per annum

Community Options specialises in providing accommodation and community based services for adults with mental health needs.

We recruit people who both embody and share our values: People that always behave with integrity and that seek to inspire everyone they come in contact with. People that respect diversity and value inclusiveness. People that constantly innovate to meet the needs of those we serve and impact lives in a positive way.

If you are passionate about making a difference, enjoy the challenge of a busy working environment and want to be valued for your contribution - then why not join us.

PEER WORKER:INSPIRE MENTAL HEALTH CONSORTIUM

Starting Salary: £7,625.47 per annum (7.5 hours per week) 12 months Fixed-Term Location: Tower Hamlets

We are looking for people with lived experience of mental ill health who are managing their own recovery, and able to use this positively to encourage and support others with similar experiences.The Peer Workers will support the Co-Production and Involvement Manager to provide support and facilitation of peer support, co-production and supportive networks for peer led groups and co-facilitated activities. You will have a good understanding of the way in which statutory mental health services work locally and to have supported others on a one to one basis.

HOW TO APPLY -

Closing date: Tuesday 26th June 2018

Interviews to be held: 2nd July 2018

Please send us your CV and covering letter

We positively welcome applications from people who have experienced mental illness. All successful candidates must obtain enhanced disclosure from Disclosure and Barring Service.

Community Options is used as a trading name of the mental health services within Heritage Care. Heritage Care Limited is a Company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England & Wales Co. Number 07211819 and a Registered Charity Number 1135353. The Registered Address for all correspondence is: Connaught House, 112-120 High Road, Loughton, Essex, IG10 4HJ.

Required Skills:

Adults Charity Mental Health Supportive

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