Interview date: Thursday, September 5, 2019
About Oxfordshire Mind
We’re Mind, the mental health charity. We’re here to make sure anyone with a mental health problem has somewhere to turn for advice and support; in total over 20,000 people in Oxfordshire access our services each year. With one in four people experiencing a mental health problem at some point in their lives, people need Mind more than ever. Our work includes:
- The Transitional Supported Housing Recovery Service (part of the Oxfordshire Mental Health Partnership).
- The TalkingSpace Plus psychological therapy service in partnership with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust.
- The Oxfordshire Mind Wellbeing Service, which is part of both the TalkingSpace Plus and Oxfordshire Mental Health Partnerships and includes:
- Five Wellbeing Centres throughout the county
- Public Wellbeing & Information Services
- Physical Activity and Wellbeing
- Benefits for Better Mental Health, a welfare benefits advice service
- Volunteering and Peer Support Opportunities
- Raising awareness and campaigning activity.
We employ over 100 staff and operate in 28 locations around the county.
Closing date: Sunday 25th August (midnight)
- Hours: 37 Hours per week (Fixed term contract to 31st August 2021)
- Salary: £24,799 per annum (Point 19-23 NJC Salary Scale)
- Holidays: 28 days per annum
- Probationary Period: 6 Months
- Pension: Auto-enrolment scheme in place
- Place of work: 2 Kings Meadow, Osney Mead, Oxford
Purpose of the Job
This post holder will:
- Lead the coordination of the Building Mentally Healthy Universities (BMHU) programme; working with Oxfordshire Mind, National Mind and university colleagues to ensure that all aspects of the service are successfully managed and delivered.
- Deliver a range of prevention and early intervention-focused activities to staff and students, including workshops, volunteer training, workplace wellbeing champion and peer support training.
- Manage, supervise and support Oxfordshire Mind staff working within the BMHU project.
- Develop and maintain excellent partnership working relationships.
For further information, please see the job description: BMHU Coordinator JD July 2019
How to Apply
VERY IMPORTANT: Applicants should structure their ‘General Information’ by responding to each of the points listed in the Person Specification / Selection Criteria. The shortlisting panel make their decisions based on this information and no assumptions about your skills or experience will be made. CVs will not be accepted.
Email applications to email@example.com or send them to Oxfordshire Mind, 2 Kings Meadow, Osney Mead, Oxford OX2 0DP.
Where possible we will confirm whether your application has been successful via email. If you do not have an email address, kindly forward a stamped addressed envelope for your reply.