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Benefits, Debt and Housing Advice Worker

Part time role offering an advice service across Manchester and taking referrals from within Manchester Living Well.

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We believe that everyone deserves to be supported in their mental health needs and we have a part to play in that. Now we have a chance of being able to extend access to mental health support by being part of the new Manchester Living Well Service. Working in partnership with Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust and other voluntary sector partners – this is a chance to make a difference. Manchester Mind will be hosting a number of posts within this team including:

Benefits, Debt and Housing Advice Worker

We know that lack of money, debt and poor housing can be a primary cause or exacerbate mental health problems. Therefore this role will be very important within this new mental health service. The role will offer an advice service across Manchester and take referrals from within the Living Well Team.

Salary: £26,245 – £30,464 (dependent on experience) (pro rata)

Hours: 21 hours per week

The skills and knowledge that are important to us are:

  • Experience of delivering advice across debt, benefits and housing
  • Ability to work in a strengths-based way that recognises the potential for people to develop and enable resilience.
  • A commitment to working collaboratively to help bring about change.

If you wanted a chat about this post then please email [email protected] and ask for your email to be forwarded to Elizabeth.

You can download all application documents here:

Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes for Applicants

The deadline for this post is 12noon, Wednesday 27 September 2023.

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services, or had experience of volunteering.


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