LGBT+ Mental Health Worker

Location: East London - home working whilst Covid Restrictions in place
Closing Date: 21st Jun 2021
LGBT Services Administrator

Employment Type: Employed

This is an exciting job opportunity to join a dynamic & committed team, in a key frontline role within our Heads-Out (LGBT+ mental health crisis prevention & intervention) Service. Heads-Out offers individualised mental health & crisis safety plans, mental wellness workshops, and mental health support groups. Opportunities will incl. delivery of these specialised interventions, taking direct referrals and helping to support & stabilise those at heightened risk and/or living through crisis. Whilst the mental wellness workshops & group programmes will further enable you to engage, empower & support participants to build confidence, develop skills, strategies & achieve goals to improve, maintain & best manage their mental health, increase mental wellness, reduce and/or prevent future crisis.

This role presents opportunity to work innovatively & responsively, creating new, unique, & informative LGBT+ affirmative resources, crisis support, prevention & wellness initiatives; along with having a developmental role in upskilling & supervising sessional staff, trainees, interns & volunteers.

Initially this work will take place remotely, online and via home-based working whilst we are facing COVID 19 restrictions.

Full time: 37 hours a week. You must be available to work one evening a week & occasional weekends.

Salary: £26,455 incl. Outer London Weighting.

Closing deadline for submission of application: 10am on Monday 21st June 2021.

Interviews will take place during office hours on: Friday 25th June 2021.

For further details and to request an application pack please email only: recruitment@elop.org with the position you are requesting a pack for in the subject line.

N.B. CV’s are not accepted

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