Casual Wellbeing Service Workers - Oxfordshire

Reference

162291

Job Type

Part Time

Industry

Charity / Voluntary, Health / Nursing, Social Care

Location

Abingdon

Wellbeing Service Workers
Hours: Flexible & Variable per week
Contract: Casual (Locum) contract
Salary: £12.50 - £14.21 per hour + holiday pay
Base: South & Vale Wellbeing Hub OX14 or Cherwell & West Wellbeing Hub OX28 / OX16 or The Mill - Oxford City OX4

Who we are, and what we do
We’re Oxfordshire Mind, the mental health charity, operating across Oxfordshire and Berkshire West.

Our passionate employees and dedicated volunteers are helping people with mental health issues find somewhere to turn for advice, information, and support.

We won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health issue gets both support and respect.

Why work for us?
We offer a friendly working environment and are committed to staff wellbeing.

We are devoted to equity, diversity, inclusion, and equality, with staff working groups and support groups.

Here is a taste of what we offer:

  • £12.50 - £14.21 per hour depending on experience + holiday pay paid quarterly
  • Mandatory training and occupational training relating to the role

What will you do?

Role Purpose:
To provide support to service-users around their mental health through building positive relationships and empowering service users to achieve their wellbeing goals and through the delivery of Options sessions and facilitation of peer support groups and short courses.

Key responsibilities

  • Provide Options Sessions.
  • Deliver Educational and Coping Skills courses (Online and in person).
  • Facilitate Peer Support Sessions (Online and in person).

Who you are

Open - Are you open to help people realise their potential?
Together, partnership - Are you a team player?
Responsive - Are you a good listener?
Independent - Do you have the confidence to speak out fearlessly?
Unstoppable – Do you have a positive, never give up attitude?

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

Oxfordshire Mind is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. We therefore require a Disclosure and Barring Service check, for all our roles. The level of which will vary depending on the nature of the role.

Timetable for Appointment:
Closing date: Ongoing as we are recruiting a bank of casual workers to these roles
Shortlisting date: Ongoing as we are recruiting a bank of casual workers to these roles
Interview date: Ongoing as we are recruiting a bank of casual workers to these roles
Interview location: Abingdon Wellbeing Hub, The Charter, OX14 3LZ

We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

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