Self Help have a diverse and experienced team of over 100 staff who are supported by a large team of volunteers.

Peer Support Film LaunchIf you are interested in joining us on our mission to improve mental health, please see below for current vacancies.

Please read the Person Specification for each role. If you feel that you meet the requirements and want to help us improve mental health, please complete and return our application form by the stated deadline.

We value the experiences of those who have had a mental health difficulty at some point in their life and welcome applications from people with personal experience of mental health problems.

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Current vacancies

IAPT Counsellor/ eTherapy Coordinator, Manchester

£20,551 per annum – 37.5 average hours per week – Fixed termcontract – 6 months minimum – based at Oakland House, Trafford–closes Wednesday10 May.

Support Worker, The Sanctuary, Stockport

£17,351 per annum – 27.5 average hours per week – Permanent contract – based at Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport–closes Friday19 May.


Support Worker, The Sanctuary: Bolton and Wigan

£17,351 per annum – 35 average hours per week – fixed term for 12 months, subject to funding – positions based in Bolton and Wigan –closes Friday19 May.


Mental Health Coordinator, Inspiring Change Manchester

£27,123 per annum – 37.5 hours per week – fixed term until 31 March 2018– based across Oakland House, Trafford and the ICM hub in Manchester City Centre –closes Tuesday 2 May.


Counsellor, Manchester

£22,458 per annum – 37.5 hours per week – Permanent contract – based at Oakland House, Trafford,Manchester – ongoing recruitment.


Drop-In Group Facilitator, Manchester

£7.85 per hour- casual hours contract– based at various locations across Manchester – ongoing recruitment.


Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner, Manchester and Stockport

£24,304 per annum- 37.5 hours per week – permanent contract –posts available across Manchester and Stockport –ongoing recruitment.


Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner, Macclesfield

£24,304 per annum- 37.5 hours per week – permanent contract –post based in Macclesfield and working across Eastern Cheshire–ongoing recruitment.


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Struggling to cope?

Don’t struggle alone. Our team are here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you’re experiencing anxiety, panic attacks, depression, suicidal thoughts or are in crisis, call us now.

Speak to someone now: 0300 003 7029 Lines are open all day every day