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Youth Recovery Worker

OrganisationNorfolk and Waveney Mind
LocationGreat Yarmouth. Providing support mainly In Great Yarmouth and Waveney with the possible need to travel across Norfolk.
WebsiteVisit organisation website
Contract type12 Months Fixed term contract
Salary£18,915 per annum
HoursFull Time – 37.5 hours per week
Date posted28 April 2021
Closing date13 May 2021

The Organisation – We are Norfolk and Waveney Mind, the mental health charity that believes no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. We work to reduce the stigma associated with mental health, support people in their recovery and champion better services for all. We believe that with the right support and resources everybody can create a life that feels meaningful irrespective of the presence of symptoms. To do this we share our own stories, insights and expertise

The Role – An exciting opportunity to join our existing team within Young People in Mind (YPIM), which offers support to young people from 14-25, in the boroughs of Great Yarmouth and Waveney, who are struggling with their mental health and experiencing emotional difficulties.

Providing recovery focussed emotional support, psychoeducational information and signposting to young people (aged 14 to 25) to promote good emotional health and wellbeing.

To form part of the Young People in Mind team (YPiM) delivering support through 1-1 casework, delivery of solution focused support groups and facilitation of social groups and activities.

The service operates Monday to Friday and may include some out of hours working.  The service runs across Norfolk and Waveney, and an expectation to travel across the locations may be required.

Some flexibility will be required to cover staff absence/holidays and attend planned events or one-off activities.

How to apply

Please click on the following link for further information and details of how to apply:

Closing date: 13th May 2021

Interview Date: TBC