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T: 01404 549045
M: 07970 167341
E: info@theprojectyp.org.uk

THE PROJECT
Young People's Centre
Lyme Road
AXMINSTER, EX13 5AZ

The Project is recruiting! Mental Health Support Worker

EXCITING NEWS! We are recruiting for a Mental Health Support Worker to join our passionate and committed team, working with young people age 13-24 with mental health issues.

The Project is an award-winning early intervention mental health support service, providing peer support groups for local young people affected by emotional and mental health issues across East Devon, South Somerset and West Dorset.

 


MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT WORKER

£24,500 pro rata for part-time
Up to 30 hours per week – temporary maternity cover
(Wed/Thurs evenings in Chard/Axminster + office and home-based flexi time)

Main tasks include: to act as first point of contact for young people joining The Project; to run evening support sessions for young people age 13-24; planning, organising and delivering age appropriate activities; processing referrals and assessing the needs of young people on a 1:1
basis; liaising with referrers, parents and young people.

|   Closing date for applications is 5pm on 9th October 2017
|   Interviews will be held in Axminster on 19th October 2017

For full details, and to apply, please follow the link below to the Action East Devon website:

JOB DESCRIPTION & PERSON SPEC / APPLICATION FORM


For more information, please email us at info@theprojectyp.org.uk or give us a call on 01404 549045 or 07970 167341

 

 

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