Recovery Navigators / Mental Health Opportunities

Erdington, Birmingham
£18,639 (£11,183 pro rata) per annum
14 Jun 2021
28 Jun 2021
Contract Type

Recovery Navigators / Mental Health Opportunities 

Erdington, Birmingham

£18,639 (£11,183 pro rata) per annum 

1 x 37.5 and 1 x 22.5 hours per week


Our client is a leading provider of mental health services in Birmingham and the West Midlands. 


They are looking for Recovery Navigators to work in partnership with people experiencing mental health difficulties who are currently residing in non-acute in-patient care. You will deliver a person centred recovery approach, in groups or on an individual basis, that focuses on developing, maintaining and strengthening their skills and abilities. Ultimately you will support service users to attain independence in daily living skills in agreement with their individual needs and personal plans, achieving successful outcomes and promoting moving on.


They are looking for mental health professionals with experience of assessing and constructing care plans that support people to be in control of their lives. Ideally you will be QCF/NVQ level 3 qualified or have a willingness to work towards this qualification. It is essential that you have an empathy for people experiencing mental health issues and are committed to service user involvement and empowerment. You will have a good understanding of equal opportunities, confidentiality, safeguarding and health & safety.


You will need to be flexible due to the shift patterns which include evenings and weekends. Shift patterns include 7.00 am to 3.00 pm and 1.00 pm to 9.00 pm.


Benefits include an attractive defined contribution pension scheme, Paycare which offers employees affordable cover for a range of healthcare treatments, an Employee Assistance Programme which includes free counselling and a comprehensive training programme.


Their people are key to the success of the organisation and they are recognised as both a Mindful Employer as well as achieving Gold standard success in Investors in People. They welcome applications from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.


Closing date for applications is 28th June 2021

Interviews will take place on 13th and 16th July 2021 (via Zoom)