Job: Senior Mental Health Adviser

Expiry date

Job details

  • £29,520
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Permanent contract
  • Based in New Cross (London Borough of Lewisham)

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is working in partnership with South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) to deliver an innovative Primary Care Mental Health Service (PCMHS) for Lewisham.

The integrated team will provide support to people with long-term mental health problems within a primary care setting, helping people develop their independence, self-management skills and achieve their recovery goals.

We are looking for a Senior Mental Health Adviser to work alongside BLG Mind and SLaM colleagues to deliver this service.

As part of an effective Information Advice and Guidance (IAG) team you will have the caseload management experience and skills to deliver focused, person-centred, individual support and IAG on a wide range of social issues including housing, employment and socialising; liaising appropriately with specialists and professionals. You will also be able to demonstrate effective line management skills.

Staff benefits include a matched contribution pension scheme, 25 days’ holiday (pro-rata, rising with service), quality supervision and training opportunities.

Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service check 

BLG Mind is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from candidates with personal experience of mental health needs

Closing date

9:00 am, Thursday 27th June 2019

Likely interview date

Monday 8th July 2019