Thank you for your interest in working with Carers Leeds.
Job title: Carers Mental Health Support Worker
Hours: Part time, 17.5 hours per week
Salary: £11,933 actual, (£23,866 FTE)
Closing date: 9am, Friday 22 February 2019
Interviews: Tuesday 05 March 2019
Live Well Leeds is a newly commissioned community based service supporting people with mild to moderate mental health issues and within this new service, Carers Leeds will be delivering the support to carers.
The new service will be easy for diverse people to access and navigate, and support everyone to improve and maintain their mental health.
As part of the role of Carers Mental Health Support Worker you will understand and convey the vision of the service with commitment to recovery. Through 1-2-1 and group activities you will work to improve carer’s mental health. This role will be a ‘trusted assessor’ within the whole service. The new service will be delivered over 7 days a week and in the evenings, so the person appointed must be willing to work some hours out of usual working hours.
Application pack (click links to open)
- Job description and person specification
- Equal opportunities monitoring form
- Application form
- Privacy notice
To apply please submit:
- A completed application form (No Agencies. CVs will not be accepted)
- A completed equal opportunities monitoring form, which is anonymous and will be separated from your application form upon receipt
Please email complete applications to: email@example.com or post to: Carers Leeds, 6-8 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 6PT
An enhanced DBS check will be required.
Carers Leeds celebrates diversity and is a LGBTQ friendly organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Carers Leeds volunteers are integral to our service and we wouldn’t be able to run the range and diversity of services that we do offer if it weren’t for them. Could you be the next amazing volunteer to join our team?
Have you ever considered becoming a befriender? Our service links volunteers with isolated carers who benefit greatly from this brilliant service. We’re particularly looking for people who are available during the day time. Get in touch with Nikki to find out more details or visit our befriending page here: www.carersleeds.org.uk/our-support-service/carers-befriending/