Do you have a minimum of 5 hours per week that you can commit to supporting the mental health/emotional wellbeing of children, young people and families within the localities of Dunfermline and South and West Fife? As Mentors work directly with young people and families in the community there is a requirement that you can drive and have access to a car for work purposes.
This exciting opportunity to join Includem has arisen following successful award of phase 1 initial funding from Initial Phase Funding Community Mental Health & Wellbeing Supports & Services Framework. The project will deliver and evidence outcomes of reduced distress and positive Mental Health.
Ideally you will have experience of supporting children, young people and families on a 1-1 basis with knowledge around mental health / wellbeing and be trauma informed in your practice. Experience in the delivery of group work would be an advantage.
Includem are looking for people who can work as part of a small team in these 2 localities in Fife initially for a period of 6 months to support the initial phases of this project developing.
Applicants should be able to drive and have access to your own vehicle for work purposes
Requires a membership of PVG scheme paid for by Includem
To be registered or become registered with SSSC and hold or be willing to work toward an SVQ2 in a relevant discipline (qualifications are fully funded by Includem)
If you would like more information regarding this role, contact the HR department on 0141 212 8800 who will arrange for an informal chat with one of their managers.
You can apply directly online via the Includem website.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 28 April 2021.