Support Worker

C U thru

Dumfries 

Salary: £12,312 per annum 

 21 hours per week

 

Support in Mind Scotland provides support for people whose lives are seriously affected by mental health problems or illness. This can include people directly affected by mental illness, family members, friends and supporters. C U Thru is based in Dumfries and is a referral only vocational service for young people aged 16-30 who have a diagnosis of mental illness or who have experienced mental health distress.

We are seeking the right person to join our small team at the C U Thru project in Dumfries. The successful candidate should be an enthusiastic person with at least one’s years’ experience of working in a mental health setting. Duties would include providing person-centred support, enabling young people to feel more in control of their own lives, and become more able to take part in employment or training activities. 

This post is on a permanent basis dependant on the continuation of funding of the service to the organisation.

The post holder will be required to join the PVG Scheme.

For further information and a physical application contact National Office on 0131 662 4359 or email [email protected]. Please note, CVs will not be considered.

Closing time and date for applications: 4pm Friday 19th October.

Application Pack 

Cover Letter

Job Description

Person Specification

Main Conditions of Service

Application Form 

Support in Mind Scotland is the operating name of The National Schizophrenia Fellowship (Scotland)Charity Number SC013649