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Job Title: Futures in Mind Service Lead

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Salary: £21,176 – £24,554 per annum pro rata

Contract: Fixed Term until 31/03/2023

Location: Colchester

The Futures in Mind partnership works with service users as active collaborators in the design, development, delivery, and improvement of our provision of integrated support, advice and mentoring in Essex. Futures in Mind deliver an outward-facing, flexible community service to enable us to support the maximum number of Service Users across the full Essex locality.

We are looking for an individual who has experience in supporting adults in the community, working as part of a wider multi-disciplinary team, with a knowledge of the local services and the support available. Experience of working within Mental Health Services is an advantage as is management experience.

Interview Date: 21st or 23rd April 2021

Job Title: Crisis Café Support Worker – Clacton

Hours: 4 hour shifts (17:00-21:00) working on a 2 week rolling rota of 2-2-3 (working 7 shifts over 14 evenings).

Salary: Band 4 £18652 – £21,054 per annum pro rata (£9.57 per hour)

Contract: Permanent

Location: Clacton

The North East Essex Crisis Cafés will be staffed by an experienced team of Support Workers who are on hand to listen and provide support to those leading towards a mental health crisis. They will operate from two central locations, one in Colchester and one in Clacton. The team of Support Workers will be supported by the Service Lead and an EPUT Mental Health Nurse. The Haven Project will also form part of the service.

We are looking for individuals who have experience in supporting adults in the community, working as part of a wider multi-disciplinary team, with a knowledge of the local community and the support available. Experience of working within Mental Health Services is an advantage.

The Crisis Cafés will operate from 16:00-23:00, 7 days per week (excluding Bank Holidays).  You would be working on a 2 week rolling rota, (7 shifts over 14 days – e.g. 2 on/2 off/3 on/2 off/2 on/3 off), which would include working alternate weekends.  The shift available is 17:00-21:00.

Start Date: 1st April 2021 or as soon as possible after this date.

Job Title: Sanctuary Support Worker – Mid Essex

Hours: 37.5 hours (10.30 – 18.30 – Monday to Friday)

Salary: £18652 – £21054 per annum

Contract: Fixed term contract until 31/03/2022

Location: Braintree / Maldon

The Mid Essex Sanctuary is staffed by an experienced team of Care Coordinators and Support Workers who are on hand to listen and provide support to those leading towards a mental health crisis. The service is located in Braintree and covers the Mid Essex area.

We are recruiting a Support Worker to join the service and enable us to extend our service to support clients throughout the day and are looking for individuals who have experience in supporting adults in the community, working as part of a wider multi-disciplinary team, with a knowledge of the local community and the support available. Experience of working within Mental Health Services is an advantage.

Interview Dates: 26th to 28th April 2021

Job Title: Substance Misuse Worker – Mid Essex Sanctuary

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, (worked flexibly to provide out of hours support but linking in with daytime services)

Salary: £21,176 – £24,554 per annum

Contract: Fixed term contract until 31/03/2022

Location: Braintree / Maldon

We are recruiting a Substance Misuse Worker to join the service to engage and work collaboratively within the local community to provide specialist expertise and advice to staff and clients when providing support and treatment to people with substance misuse problems

We are looking for a team member with knowledge of the local community and the support available and minimum of two years’ experience of working within the substance misuse field, particularly with adults. Experience of working within Mental Health Services is an advantage.

Interview Dates: 26th to 28th April 2021

Job Title: Community Link Worker – Mid Essex Sanctuary

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (to include some evening work)

Salary: £18,652 – £21,054 per annum

Contract: Fixed term contract until 31/03/2022

Location: Braintree / Maldon

We are recruiting a Community Link Worker to join the service to engage and work collaboratively within the local community to reduce health inequalities in marginalised groups. We are looking for individuals who have experience of working in a community development context and working in partnership with other agencies/organisations.

We are looking for a team member with a knowledge of the local community and the support available, experience of working within Mental Health Services is an advantage.

Interview Dates: 26th to 28th April 2021

Job Title: Psychological Wellbeing Services Manager

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Band 7 £30,460 – £34,189 per annum

Contract: Permanent

Location: Colchester/Maldon

This new role is responsible for the day to day management of the Psychological Wellbeing Services for children, young people and adults with mental health needs in Mid and North East Essex.

Together with the Service Operations Manager, you will ensure the Psychological Wellbeing Services are compliant with the principles, service aims and service objectives contained within the contracts.

You will support the Chief Executive, Marketing and Fundraising Manager, Service Operations Manager and Clinical Lead in promoting the Psychological Wellbeing Services.

Interview Date: TBC