Mental Health Peer Support Worker (My Wellbeing College)

Based at Lynfield Mount Hospital, Bradford, The Cellar Trust is partnering with Bradford District Foundation Care Trust (BDCFT) to offer Peer Support Worker (PSW) roles within the Enrolment Team at My Wellbeing College.

The role of Peer Support Worker has been developed specifically for people who have lived experience of mental distress. Through sharing wisdom from their own experiences, Peer Support Workers will inspire hope and belief that recovery is possible in others. As a core member of the Enrolment Team, the Peer Support Worker will assess clients over the telephone who have been referred or self-referred to My Wellbeing College.

Job Title: Mental Health Peer Support Worker
Location: Based at Lynfield Mount Hospital, Heights Lane, Bradford BD9 6DP. Required to attend some meetings at The Cellar Trust in Shipley and across the district.
Responsible to: Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP) Enrolment Team Lead at My Wellbeing College (IAPT)
Hours of work: Part time: 30 hours per week (4 days) Salary: £16,737 per annum pro rata
Contract: Fixed term contract for 12 months Holiday allowance: 25 days per year plus bank holidays, pro-rata
Informal enquiries: Linda Haynes (Head of Client Services) 01274 586 474 or linda.haynes@thecellartrust.org
Applications to: Polly Mellor (HR and Projects Manager), polly.mellor@thecellartrust.org
Closing Date: Thursday 27 December 2018 at 11.59pm
Interview Date: Week commencing 07 January 2019

Mental Health Peer Support Worker (My Wellbeing College) Job Description and Person Specification

The Cellar Trust Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form 2018

Please send your completed application form to polly.mellor@thecellartrust.org

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