Current vacancies

Top job! Practice Learning Manager (2 posts)

  • Full time
  • £38,645 – £42,406
  • Edinburgh and Glasgow with travel
  • Closing 8th July 2019

Established in 2016, Future Pathways supports people who experienced childhood abuse or neglect while living in care in Scotland. Our vision is that each of the people we work with has support to live full, healthy and independent lives. Our innovative and trauma informed staff work together with each person to identify their needs, what is important to them and the specific outcomes they wish to achieve. Relevant support is then explored and put into place. This might range from help to access courses or training, purchase of material items or purchased services.

The Practice Learning Manager will lead, manage and supervise the work of small teams of support coordinators, supporting staff to deliver a high quality service. The Practice Learning Manager will be a key support to evolving practice guidance and monitoring performance in line with our performance framework and ensuring that the service is available timeously to applicants.

Passionate about the principles of person-centres support, your ability to recognise and support good practice will be complemented by good listening skills and an uncommon ability to create space for joint work. Knowing how important wellbeing is to resilience, you will prioritise self-care and hold boundaries in all areas of work and encourage others to do the same.

An element of direct support to individuals is envisaged to enable appreciation and responsiveness to the full range of demands on the service.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Events Fundraiser

  • Full time
  • £27,664
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 2019

This is a great opportunity to make an impact and show what you can do in a new role for Health in Mind! If you can enthuse, excite and motivate people about our work in mental health and have experience of organising and promoting events, please get in touch!

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Top job! Depute Alliance Manager

  • Full time
  • £42,750 – £46,847
  • Based in Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 2019

Established in 2016, Future Pathways supports people who experienced childhood abuse or neglect while living in care in Scotland. Our vision is that each of the people we work with has support to live full, healthy and independent lives. Our innovative and trauma informed staff work together with each person to identify their needs, what is important to them and the specific outcomes they wish to achieve. Relevant support is then explored and put into place. This might range from help to access courses or training, purchase of material items or purchased services.

Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in Mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking a Depute Alliance Manager as our team expands.

Guided by our vision and principles, the Depute Alliance Manager is responsible for ensuring Future Pathways offers a high quality service that ensures people access high quality, trauma-informed services which help people achieve their goals and aspirations. This is a senior post that will entail maintaining an overview of the external environment and operational responsibility. The Depute will direct the development of shared learning opportunities so that Future Pathways contributes to the evidence base relating to the importance and impact of trauma-informed approaches.

Flexibility in working hours will also be expected from time to time.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Administrator

  • Full time
  • £18,598 – £20,112
  • 2 posts (1 in Glasgow, 1 in Edinburgh)
  • Closing 4th February 2019

Established in 2016, Future Pathways supports people who experienced childhood abuse or neglect while living in care in Scotland. Our vision is that each of the people we work with has support to live full, healthy and independent lives. Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in Mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking two Administrators, to be based in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

With attention to detail and well developed people skills, the administrator is the backbone of a responsive service. She or he will support a small team of support coordinators who work with people registered with Future Pathways. The key elements of the role include administrative support to staff, practical help for survivors and processing financial transactions. The administrator may also research local services across Scotland and ensure such information is available to the wider team and up to date, also providing appropriate information about Future Pathways to others.

The role requires some flexibility to help cover periods of leave or sickness when needed. This could mean working additional hours outwith normal working pattern when required. Such demands would be subject to agreement and, wherever possible, negotiated in advance.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Top job! Practice Learning Facilitator

  • Full time
  • £38,074 – £41,780
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th February 2019

Established in 2016, Future Pathways supports people who experienced childhood abuse or neglect while living in care in Scotland. Our vision is that each of the people we work with has support to live full, healthy and independent lives. Our innovative and trauma informed staff work together with each person to identify their needs, what is important to them and the specific outcomes they wish to achieve. Relevant support is then explored and put into place. This might range from help to access courses or training, purchase of material items or purchased services.

Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking a Practice Learning Facilitator as our team expands.

Guided by our vision and principles, the Practice Learning Facilitator is responsible for supporting small teams of support coordinators to deliver a consistently, high quality service.

This is a senior role that will involve facilitating reflective practice sessions and supporting staff to learn and innovate support for people registered with Future Pathways. With significant experience of mental health and trauma related work, you should have a passion for enabling change across people and organisations.

Passionate about the principles of individualised support and collaboration, your ability to recognise good practice and nurture innovation will be complemented by good listening skills and an uncommon ability to create space for joint work. Knowing how important wellbeing is to resilience, you will prioritise self-care and hold boundaries in all areas of work and encourage others to do the same.

Flexibility in working hours will also be expected from time to time.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Personal Outcomes Support Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £33,583 – £37,156
  • Based in Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th February 2019

Established in 2016, Future Pathways supports people who experienced childhood abuse or neglect while living in care in Scotland. Our vision is that each of the people we work with has support to live full, healthy and independent lives. Fully funded by the Scottish Government, Future Pathways is Scotland’s first alliance partnership with Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, Health in Mind, the Mental Health Foundation and Penumbra co-delivering Future Pathways.

After a successful start, our innovative and trauma-informed team is expanding to better meet the needs of people who have signed up with Future Pathways. We are now seeking a Support Coordinator; to be based in Glasgow or Edinburgh.

The Support Coordinator plays a key role in building trusted relationships and facilitating access to resources, services and activities that meet each person’s individual needs; forging new links and developing innovative approaches in partnership with other professionals and organisations.

With substantive front line experience, including trauma and mental health related work, you will be adept and identifying what’s most important to someone, negotiating priorities and working in partnership with people and services to design tailored packages of support. Passionate about helping people achieve their goals and aspirations, you are a good listener and empathic communicator. Knowing how important wellbeing is to resilience, you will prioritise self-care and hold boundaries in all areas of work and encourage others to do the same.

You will require a clean driving licence and access to a car, since travel throughout the area will be expected, for which a standard mileage rate will be paid. Flexibility in working hours will also be expected in order to meet the needs of people accessing the fund.

You should be a member of the PVG scheme.

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Team Leader - West Lothian Community Mental Health & Wellbeing Services

  • Part time
  • £27,664 pro-rata
  • Bathgate with travel throughout West Lothian
  • Closing 11th February 2019

Our community mental health and wellbeing services support people in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is recovery focussed and works alongside people; drawing on their personal strengths and assets within their local communities.

We are looking for a dynamic, experienced and resilient Team leader to lead two community mental health and wellbeing services in West Lothian. If you have experience of supporting people with their mental health and wellbeing, and are passionate about making a difference, we would love to hear from you.

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Project Worker - Trauma Support Services

  • Part time
  • £23,467 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 2019

Health in Mind is a leader within Scotland offering support, befriending and counselling for survivors of childhood trauma. Our trauma services support survivors of childhood abuse and neglect in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is values based and works alongside people, drawing on their personal strengths.

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide therapeutic support for men and women who are adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect whilst in care.

Do you have at least two years’ experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse? Are you a good communicator, resilient and able to use your initiative, as well as being passionate about supporting people? If so, we’d like to hear from you!

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Support and Development Worker - Befriending

  • Part time
  • £23,467 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 11th February 2019

Health in Mind is a leader within Scotland offering support, befriending and counselling for survivors of childhood trauma. Our trauma services support survivors of childhood abuse and neglect in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is values based and works alongside people, drawing on their personal strengths.

Do you have experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect? Do you have experience of supporting and managing volunteers? If so, and you are passionate about supporting people to become active participants within their communities, we’d like to hear from you!

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Scottish Borders Wellbeing College Personal Tutor

  • Part time
  • £22,005 pro-rata
  • Galashiels
  • Closing 29th March 2019

We are seeking a part-time Personal Tutor to join the Wellbeing College team in the Scottish Borders.

The Wellbeing College offers a safe learning environment where students’ can increase their knowledge of mental health recovery, learn self-care and management techniques, and receive and provide peer support. Our approach is recovery focussed and works alongside people; drawing on their personal strengths and assets within their local communities.

If you are creative and passionate about recovery and supporting people to realise their potential, we’d love to hear from you. We welcome applications from those with personal as well as professional experience.

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Top job! Depute Chief Executive

  • Full time
  • £38,645 – £44,375
  • Shandwick Place, with some travel across Edinburgh, Lothians and Scottish Borders
  • Closing 11th April 2019

We are looking for someone who shares our values, passion and commitment for what we do well – developing and delivering mental health and wellbeing services in creative and innovative ways.

Working closely with the Chief Executive, you will have responsibility for leading, developing, directing and delivering a range of frontline services

With significant senior management experience and excellent communication skills, your knowledge of service management, improvement and development will be complemented by your awareness of the external environment and ability to manage change. Your experience of partnership working, leading and developing teams/services and planning/evaluation will help us to move forward and expand our services.

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Support and Development Worker - Community Mental Health and Well-being x 3

  • Full time or Part time
  • £23,819 – £26,434
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th April 2019

Our community mental health and wellbeing services support people in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is recovery focussed and works alongside people; drawing on their personal strengths and assets within their local communities.

We are looking for three people to join our Community Mental Health And Wellbeing team in three different services working to improve mental health and wellbeing and reduce social isolation.

Support and Development Worker - Community Mental Health and Well-being, Equal Access

Salary: £23819- £26434 AP4 Pt 27 – 30

Hours: 36.25 hours per week

Support and Development Worker - Community Mental Health and Well-being, South Queensferry

Salary: £23,819 (fixed point 27 on Health in Mind’s linked scale)

Hours: 21.75 hours per week (3 days)

Support and Development Worker - Community Mental Health and Well-being, Rediscover

Salary: £23,819- £26,434 (pro rata) AP4 Pt 27 – 30

Hours: 36 hours per week

If you have experience in development work, supporting people with their mental health and wellbeing and are passionate about enabling people to fulfil their potential, we’d love to hear from you!

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Project Worker - Trauma Support Services

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th May 2019

Health in Mind is a leader within Scotland offering support, befriending and counselling for survivors of childhood trauma. Our trauma services support survivors of childhood abuse and neglect in a variety of ways to live the life they want to live. Our approach is values based and works alongside people, drawing on their personal strengths.

We are seeking an experienced Project Worker to provide therapeutic support for men and women who are adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse and neglect whilst in care.

Do you have at least two years’ experience working in a role supporting people experiencing mental health difficulties and with survivors of childhood sexual abuse? Are you a good communicator, resilient and able to use your initiative, as well as being passionate about supporting people? If so, we’d like to hear from you!

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resolve Communications Officer

  • Part time
  • £29,752 pro-rata
  • Shandwick Place, Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th June 2019

We are seeking a Communications Officer to play a key role in raising the profile of resolve, Health in Mind’s paid for counselling service.

Do you have experience of providing written information in an engaging and accessible way? Are you a good communicator, resilient and able to use your initiative? Are you experienced in writing and implementing marketing plans and developing partnerships? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

We are also currently looking for a Communications Officer as part of a new service we are developing. The role is four days per week and we will accept applications to both Communications Officer roles to make a full-time position. You can find information about our other role on our website.

An application pack is available on our website health-in-mind.org.uk.

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR/Admin Assistant on 0131 225 8508 or email annmarie@health-in-mind.org.uk

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Communications Officer

  • Part time
  • £29,752 pro-rata
  • Shandwick Place, Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th June 2019

We are seeking a Communications Officer who will play a key role in the success of the development and implementation of a new Outreach and Support Project in Scotland for the Society of Jesus (Jesuits in Britain).

Are you a good communicator who is able to engage thoughtfully and sensitively with people? Are you experienced in writing and implementing marketing plans and developing partnerships? If so, we’d love to hear from you.

An application pack is available on our website health-in-mind.org.uk.

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR/Admin Assistant on 0131 225 8508 or email annmarie@health-in-mind.org.uk

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Self – Employed Trainers

  • Part time
  • TBC
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th June 2019

Health in Mind has an excellent reputation for providing a range of high quality training services in the field of mental health and wellbeing.

In the coming year, we will be delivering a range of training programmes internally for our staff and externally to a range of organisations e.g. in the voluntary, public and private sectors and Health & Social Care organisations. We are looking to contract suitably qualified and experienced trainers who are able to deliver pre-written courses and/or those who can develop courses to meet customer need. We expect to deliver between 30-40 courses this year.

We require trainers who are able to offer one or more the following courses:

· Scottish Mental Health First Aid (general and Young People)

· ASSIST

· Trauma

· General topics relevant to Mental Health and Wellbeing

· Solution focussed brief therapy

Trainers will be self-employed and are required to have their own professional indemnity insurance.

Trainers will be expected to work in line with Health in Mind’s Terms and Conditions which will be provided in the application pack.

Training will normally be delivered at Health in Mind’s Head Office in Shandwick Place for internal courses. Venues across the central belt and further afield will also be used in response to customer demand.

Payment will be at the rate of £250 - £450 per day depending on the course

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