Re-advertisement -Community Bridge Builder Older People’s Programme – Ref: 13/REC/403
Fixed term contract until March 2015
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £15,489.96 - £17,386.36 per annum
Location: This post is in the Northern Health and Social Care Trust area based in Ballyclare
The Community Bridge Builders for Older People, funded by the Big Lottery, will focus on supporting people to reduce their isolation, to become more involved with their local community and as a result become more independent and self-directing.
The different components of the service are – providing information and signposting; mental health promotion; self-help; volunteering; and forming a network of opportunities to engage with and create pathways which will help people move on.
Must be able to demonstrate a minimum of 6 months experience of providing support to people with a mental illness either in a paid or voluntary position or as a carer with significant caring responsibilities.
Demonstrate a minimum of 1 year’s experience of providing support in a paid or voluntary capacity in another formal care setting or as a carer with significant caring responsibilities.
• Able to demonstrate good written communication skills
Full criteria and details for the post, are contained within the application pack attached to side of this page or which may be downloaded from www.mindwisenv.org or requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephoning 028 9087 5015.
The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced Access NI check
Closing date for applications: 12.00 Noon, Friday 15th February 2013