Women’s Mental Health Facilitator; Dewsbury Centre; Fixed term contract until September 2023
18.5 hrs per week – SCALE 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: www.womencentre.org.uk
Completed applications to be e-mailed directly to: firstname.lastname@example.org
These posts are open to women only – Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1 applies
Company number: 06084795 Charity number: 1118366