MindWise Community Mental Health Worker, Banbridge (Permanent contract)

Closing date: 
6 Apr 2012
REF: 12/REC/382, Salary: £15,489.96 - £17,386.36 per annum pro rata, Location:Banbridge, Hours:22.5 hours per week (10.00 am- 2.30 pm Monday-Friday)

MindWise wish to recruit for the following post:

Community Mental Health Worker, Banbridge (Permanent contract)

REF: 12/REC/382

Salary:  £15,489.96 - £17,386.36 per annum pro rata

Location:  Banbridge

Hours:   22.5 hours per week (10.00 am- 2.30 pm Monday-Friday)

MindWise’s Community Resource services, Banbridge, offer one on one and group work providing informal social contact, mental health support and practical help. They give individuals the chance to develop new skills through structured support and offer access to a wide range of information, support and advice on issues such as mental health, benefits and employment.

Essential Criteria

  • 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.


  • Demonstrate a minimum of 1 years experience of providing support in a paid or voluntary capacity in another care setting.


  • Able to demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills


  • Willing and able to work weekends, public holidays and lone work when required.

Full criteria and details for the post are contained within the application pack which may be downloaded below or from www.mindwisenv.org or requested by emailing [email protected] 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 6th April 2012.

MindWise are an equal opportunities employer