WELLBEING TEAM LEADER
If you want to be part of providing a progressive service in Sutton, have expertise in linking people into community opportunities and have a desire to assist people with mental health needs to access these opportunities, we want to hear from you.
IMAGINE is a mental health charity. We are well known for providing a socially inclusive service called ‘Mainstream’, which has achieved national recognition.
WELLBEING TEAM LEADER
Based in London Borough of Sutton – 37.5 hrs per week
Salary: £26,260 (including London weighting)
Imagine’s Wellbeing Service in Sutton is integrated with the South West London and St George’s NHS Trust. The service aims to progress people with mental health or wellbeing needs into social and vocational activities using groups, workshops, and one to one support. The range of people we aim to engage includes young people, carers, older people, BME communities and Hard to Reach Groups
We are looking for a Wellbeing Team Leader with experience of linking socially excluded people into opportunities and providing short term practical support. A working knowledge of community opportunities and facilities, NHS pathways for people experiencing mental ill health will strengthen your application. You will need to:
- Demonstrate strong leadership and service development skills.
- Support a team of Wellbeing Navigators, Wellbeing Assistant and volunteers in delivering a wellbeing service with a difference
- Develop and maintain internal (within Imagine, NHS Trust and partners) relationships and external stakeholders to access opportunities; services to help promote and retain wellbeing
- Excellent IT skills to manage both NHS and Imagine online systems
The scope for creativity is excellent; networking and collaborating with existing providers is essential, and the ability to work in a person-centred way and meet targets is vital.
You will be committed to your own professional and personal development and you must be able to demonstrate and provide evidence of your skills, abilities and experience.
We are committed to having a staff team that is representative of our client group, and welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds including those who have personal experience of using and/or caring for someone who has used mental health services, people who have disabilities and people from minority ethnic backgrounds.
We offer opportunities to undertake a range of training linked to your personal development. Our benefits include contributory pension scheme and generous holiday allowance.
Please email to apply.
Closing date: 28th June 2018, 12pm. Interviews will be week commencing 2nd July 2018
Imagine is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS and other appropriate checks.
Imagine Registered Charity No. 1010203