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  • Working for a cause you believe in and feel passionate about makes for a great workplace. Across our charity we are constantly building upon the services and support we provide and looking for new ways to support those who use our services. To very good reasons to encourage talented and dedicated people like you to join us and help make our aspirations happen.

Here’s what our staff tell us about working for us:

I enjoy being part of a friendly and helpful team that really wants to provide good services to the people we support. Our Trustees are friendly and approachable and very visible creating a feeling that we are one joined up team. -Glenn


Why join the great team at Mind in Somerset?

Some of the benefits of working at Mind in Somerset include a flexitime scheme, full initial induction tailored to the needs of the role, supported opportunities for training and development, an annual staff conference, a childcare voucher scheme, and a generous pension scheme.  


Current Vacancies:

Bank Therapist

Adhock: When required

Location: Somerset

  • Provide cover for therapists (at short notice if need be)
  • Travel to work in a range of mental health hospitals in Somerset
  • Provide hand aromatherapy, Indian Head Massage and Reflexology safely and to a high standard for mental health service users, carers, volunteers and workers in the mental health field
  • Deliver therapies in a safe and professional manner to service users in mental health hospitals in a range of locations

For more information please click this link: Job Spec Bank Therapist Hospitals

To apply ring (01823) 334 906

Email: [email protected]

 

Therapist Assistant

Location: Somerset

Main Purpose of Job:

  • To manage the attendance of patients for therapy treatment sessions so as to ensure a maximum take-up of appointments
  • To interview patients after treatment and provide this feedback data in an appropriate format for the external evaluator
  • To liaise with the therapist throughout the work in the hospital.

For more information click this link: Job Spec Therapist Assistant SUCH Project

To apply ring (01823) 334 906

Email: [email protected]

 

Support and Advocacy Worker

Part-time: 14.8 hours per week

Location: Taunton

Salary: £10:66 Per Hour

 

Mind in Somerset’s Bridging the Gap project are looking for a new Support and Advocacy Worker.  Are you interested?  For more information please see this link :

Main responsibilities:

  • To provide independent advocacy, support and guidance to adults with mental health issues, in the districts mentioned above, with a wide range of issues
  • Support clients referred to the project from the One Team. This includes initial assessments, ongoing reviews of the support you are providing and managing closures as necessary
  • To provide information, signposting and support to individuals, carers / friends / families, professionals contacting the service via telephone, email and face to face
  • To provide ad hoc support to Volunteer Workers
  • To network with organisations and promote the service and its development
  • To adhere to the organisational policies and procedures within Mind in Somerset
  • To adhere to the A4A Advocacy Charter, and keep up to date with all relevant advocacy legislation and good practise and promote the principles of advocacy and mental health awareness

There may be other duties required of the post holder from time to time at the direction of the Advocacy Project Manager and CEO.

 

Requirements on applicants

Please note that the vast majority of job roles at Mind in Somerset will require a DBS check to be undertaken by the successful candidate. In addition, two references will be sought, including one from your most recent employer.

Voluntary roles

We also have a number of volunteer vacancies available throughout the year. Volunteering is a great way to develop your skills and to give back to your local community.

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