Vacancies

Self Help Services welcomes applications from people with personal experience of mental health problems.

When recruiting we do not routinely contact people who have not been short listed for interview. However we are always happy to provide constructive feedback; should feedback be required please email the named staff member in the advert for the post.

Please consider that we do not have a closing day for Casual Support Worker vacancies. Therefore, the recruitment process is managed on an ongoing basis.

The Sanctuary: Relief Coordinator – Nights, Manchester

IAPT Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners: Various Locations

The Sanctuary, Casual Support Workers

 

The Sanctuary: Relief Coordinator – Nights, Various locations

The Sanctuary is an ‘overnight, every night’  crisis service providing support to people living with issues such as anxiety , low mood and depression – including those with suicidal thoughts and/or in extreme panic state.   The Sanctuary will ‘help people get through the night’ by providing 1-to-1 support, a safe and secure venue, and access to a calm room from which to weather the crisis and plan further support.

We are looking for motivated and experienced individuals to support the coordination of delivery and development of The Sanctuary services – ensuring a positive experience for all clients. The post holders will carry out telephone screening and assessment with clients wishing to access The Sanctuary, deliver frontline interventions and support, and ensure that clients leave their stay having a package of care and support in place. The post holder will also be responsible for supporting the Support Workers on shift, and making decisions about client care.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working within a crisis and/or mental health support  setting.

Self Help Services welcomes applications from people with personal experience of mental health problems.

There is no formal closing date for applications.

Please send all completed application forms to recruitment@selfhelpservices.org.uk.

To download the Job Advert click here

To download the Job Description and Person Specification click here

To apply for this role, download an Application Form here

 

 

IAPT Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners: Various Locations

Due to a growing demand in the field of work, we are currently looking for motivated and fully qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioners (PWP) to join one of our four psychological wellbeing services based in Manchester, Stockport, Halton or St. Helens.

The post holders will work in a experienced and dedicated multi-disciplinary team, which includes other PWPs, HITs and Clinical Psychology, providing a range of NICE approved low intensity interventions for depression and anxiety disorders. Treatment will be delivered through a range of modalities including face-to-face work, telephone therapy and facilitating structured groups.

The successful candidates will be skilled in delivering low intensity therapy. You will be highly motivated with the ability to organise and prioritise your own workload and will have successfully completed an approved IAPT PWP PGCert/Diploma.

Self Help Services can provide excellent opportunities for ongoing personal and professional development through regular supervision and training opportunities.

There is no closing date for applications. Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis.

For further information please contact Fabio Rizzi on 0161 226 6775.

Please send all completed application forms to recruitment@selfhelpservices.org.uk.

To download the Person Specification click here

To download the Job Description click here

To download the Job Advert click here

To apply for this role, download an Application Form here

 

The Sanctuary, Casual Support Workers

We are looking for motivated and experienced individuals to support clients of The Sanctuary services across Bolton, Wigan & Leigh (site based in Leigh) and Manchester. The role will involve providing a welcoming, comfortable and safe experience for clients, delivering telephone and 1-1 support sessions – including relaxation and planning sessions – and working with peer volunteers to support and promote clients’ wellbeing.

There is no closing date for applications. Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis.

For further information please contact Fabio Rizzi on 0161 226 6775.

Please send all completed application forms to recruitment@selfhelpservices.org.uk.

Note, this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and will be subject to enhanced DBS checks with a check of the adults barred list.

To download the Person Specification & Job Description click here

To download the Job Advert click here

To apply for this role, download an Application Form here