Job opportunity

Women’s Mental Health Facilitator; Dewsbury Centre; Fixed term contract until September 2023

18.5 hrs per weekSCALE 18 – 22 ( £24,982 to £27,041 per annum – pro-rata)

We are recruiting an experienced Mental Health Facilitator with a passion of working with women from diverse backgrounds and communities with varying needs and with an interest in developing our centre in Dewsbury as a community-based service. It is expected that the post holder develops services within North Kirklees, enabling a safe confidential space for women living in this area. The service reduces isolation, providing structure and enhancing women’s lives and promoting better mental health and well-being. The postholder will work in partnership with other mental health providers and volunteers.

This post requires :

Experience of working directly with women from diverse backgrounds

Experience of working with women with mental health needs and vulnerabilities

Experience of delivering group-based work, courses and peer support activities

Experience of work in community settings

Willingness to undertake practical aspects of cleaning, tidying and basic safety and security duties

Ability to speak a community language would be desirable.

We are an organisation that promotes safeguarding practice across all our service delivery, staff and volunteer recruitment.

Closing Date: 5pm Monday 18th July

Interviews to be held in Dewsbury on Wednesday 27th July  

For an informal discussion please contact Sobiya Din on 07714 489445

Application packs are available on our website:

Completed applications to be e-mailed directly to:

These posts are open to women only – Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1 applies

Company number: 06084795             Charity number: 1118366