Gloucester & Forest , Gloucestershire
Independence Trust
Job type:
Part Time
£16,679 per annum pro rata
Closing date:
7th Dec 2017 at 23:55

Bridge Builder

Gloucester/Forest of Dean
£16,679 per annum pro rota

Fixed Term Contract up to March 2019
30 hours per week

The successful applicant will deliver Bridge Building Services as part of our Mental Health & Wellbeing Project in the community. 

You will work across the geographical area of Gloucester and the Forest of Dean supporting individuals to access mainstream resources within their local communities. The successful applicant will need to be experienced in delivering person centred and strength focused services that enable and empower individuals to build links and networks within their local communities.

You will also be committed to co-production and social inclusion with a desire to work towards reducing stigma around mental health.

As a Bridge Builder you will need to be ‘goal and outcome focused’ with the ability to support the development of comprehensive action plans.

You will have the ability to offer a highly flexible approach to the customer within your working hours to cover a contract that includes an out of hour’s service.

You will form part of a team of Bridge Builders receiving referrals, carrying out triages and full assessments and will develop excellent relationships with the client group.  

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.

Closing date: Midnight on 6th December 2017
Shortlisting date: 7th December 2017
Interview date: 13th December 2017

For informal enquiries only please contact Emma Royer – District Coordinator 01452 317465

The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment. If you have not heard from us within six weeks of the closing date then you should assume your application has not been successful

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