Community Access Support Service Networker-South Bristol

Knowle West Health Park Comnpany
www.knowlewesthealthpark.co.uk
Salary: 
NJC Scale 12-15 Starting salary: £21,589 per annum pro rata
Contract Type: 
Temporary/Contract
Hours: 
Part Time
Hours: 
32
Location: 
Bristol
Contract Details: 
This is a maternity cover post for approx. 9 months from end of November 2019 – end of August 2020.
Details of Role: 

Maternity Cover Post

Knowle West Health Park Company seeks a dynamic, experienced Networker to work with community, equality, and faith groups across South Bristol to improve access to mental health and emotional wellbeing support in Bristol.  

You will work with groups to:

•           Challenge mental health stigma

•           Promote positive mental health and emotional wellbeing

•           Provide information on current mental health services in local areas

•           Signpost groups to the right support

•           Feedback to mental health service providers and commissioners about how services can be improved       

You will be enthusiastic, motivated, and creative, with the ability to work on your own initiative. You will have experience of working with local communities; and experience of organising and delivering focus groups, workshops, and events.

The appointed networker will be part of the Community Access Support Service (CASS) which is commissioned by Bristol Clinical Commissioning Group.  The worker will be based in Knowle West Health Park Company, but will also be a member of the wider Healthy Living Centre Consortium CASS team. The Healthy Living Centre Consortium is a partnership between Knowle West Health Park Company, Wellspring Healthy Living Centre, and Southmead Development Trust. There are two other networkers based in each of the North and Inner/East localities.

Closing Date: 
Monday, 14 October, 2019 - 17:00
How to Apply: 

Please download the application pack, or request this from info@knowlewesthealthpark.co.uk 

Applications should be completed and returned electronically.

Please note we cannot accept CVs.

The closing date for applications is 5pm Mon 14th Oct 2019

Contact Person: 
Eileen McKenzie
Contact Email: 
info@knowlewesthealthpark.co.uk
Contact Phone: 
0117 3772255
Postal Address: 
5 Knowle West Health Park Downton Road Bristol BS4 1WH