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Help us to support better mental health for all.

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Working for Manchester Mind

Manchester Mind believes that everyone deserves to be supported in their mental health needs and that we all have a part to play in that. We do this by providing a range of services to people living in Manchester and ensuring we employ people who share our values and beliefs.

Our work is guided by our values of:

  • Openness
  • Belonging
  • Strength
  • Collaboration

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. We are a Living Wage Employer.

Current Opportunities

Social Worker (3 posts)

We believe that everyone deserves to be supported in their mental health needs and we have a part to play in that.

Our work is guided by our values of:

Openness  |  Belonging  |  Strength  |  Collaboration

Manchester Mind is working with Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust to deliver roles within Community Mental Health Teams in Manchester. To help us with this work we are looking to employ three social workers, two in South Mersey CMHT and a third in Central West CMHT. The post-holders will work within integrated, multi-disciplinary teams with staff employed both by Manchester Mind and the Trust.

As a Social Worker you will be a crucial member of the team. You would be proactively supporting and care co-ordinating a caseload of people with mental health problems and complex needs.

Job Title: Social Worker

Base: Community Mental Health Team (South Mersey and Central West)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £33,782 pa

Annual Leave:  28 days + bank holidays

The skills and experience that are most important to us are:

  • Qualified as a social worker
  • Experience of building kind relationships
  • Ability to work in a collaborative way

Application documents can be downloaded here:

Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes for Applicants

The deadline for applications is 12noon, Monday 6th December 2021

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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Community Engagement Team (Improving Physical Health) – 11 posts

8 x Community Engagement Workers

2 x Community Engagement Team Leaders

1 x Community Engagement Team Administrator

Manchester Mind believes in the power of listening and feeling heard and that a better understanding of mental health benefits everyone. We do this by providing a range of services across Manchester to young people and adults. Our work is guided by our values of:

Openness  |  Belonging  |  Strength  |  Collaboration

Manchester Mind is looking to recruit 8 full-time (35 hours) Community Engagement Workers, 2 Community Engagement Team Leaders and 1 Administrator. The roles will involve working in a collaborative and person centred way across primary care in Manchester, Bolton, Salford, Wigan and Trafford, with people with lived experience of mental health problems to improve physical health issues and promote take up of both flu and Covid-19 vaccines.

We would like to work with people who are experienced, dynamic and passionate about being able to develop and deliver accessible mental health support services.

Position: Community Engagement Worker (x8)

Salary: £21,748 – £23,080

Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes for Applicants

 

Position: Community Engagement Team Leader (x2)

Salary: £25,991

Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes for Applicants

 

Position: Community Engagement Team Administrator (x1)

Salary:  £21,322

Job Description & Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes for Applicants

 

All posts are Full-Time (35 hours per week). All posts are initially a 12 month contract.

The skills and knowledge that are important to us are:

  • Ability to work in an open way that builds kind relationships and is receptive to and appreciative of the skills and talents of everyone.
  • Knowledge or experience of the issues that people with lived experience of poor mental health face and the impact this can have on physical health.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others.
  • Excellent administration skills.

All applications must be received by 12noon, Tuesday 7th December 2021. Interviews are planned for Friday 17th December 2021.

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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Opportunities at other local Minds

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Mind in Salford Vacancies

Stockport Mind Vacancies

We are part of Mind in Greater Manchester, a partnership of five local Minds ensuring people experience better mental health and supporting people with their mental health to live well in their communities and at work. You can find out more about this partnership here.