Distress Brief Intervention

Project Co-ordinator based in Inverness

 Salary: £23232 per annum

 35 hours per week

Fixed term to October 2020


Support in Mind Scotland is the lead partner in the Highlands for The Scottish Government’s Distress Brief Intervention (DBI) project. The DBI is an innovative project which will introduce ground-breaking methods of responding to the emotional and psychological pain experienced by people in distress.

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and creative Project Coordinator who will lead a team with the task of delivering the pilot project in the Highlands.

The successful candidate will have an SVQ4 qualification in Social Services and Health Care (or an equivalent qualification), experience of recruiting, supervising and managing staff, and experience of project management. The post holder will be required to join the PVG Scheme.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 16th May 2017

CVs will not be considered.   

You can download an application form at the bottom of the page. If you'd prefer a paper version, please contact Liz Mackay (Office Supervisor) on 0131 662 4359 or email [email protected].

For a further discussion regarding the role or to arrange an informal visit please phone Bruce Armstrong (Highlands Area Manager) on 01408 633206 or email [email protected]

Click the links below to download an application pack 

Cover Letter.pdf

Job Description and Person Specification.pdf

Conditions of Service.pdf

Application Form.doc

Monitoring Form.doc

Support in Mind Scotland is the operating name of the National Schizophrenia Fellowship (Scotland), a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland SC088179. Charity Number SC013649.