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Express Group Fife - Group Coordinator
Created: 01/06/2022, Updated: 02/06/2022
Post: Group Coordinator
Hours: 16 per week
Salary: £10.02 per hour (Living Wage Employer)
Location: East Fife - St Andrews, Cupar and Methil
Contract: Fixed term until March 2024, subject to future funding
Express Group Fife is an established Mental Health Charity with a network of self-help groups throughout Fife. The aim of this service is to support people to pursue their chosen vocational, educational, occupational, social and recreational goals within their local communities. It is looking to recruit a Group Coordinator for East Fife to cover groups in St Andrews, Cupar and Methil. The hours are 16 per week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 09:15-13:15.
The purpose of the role is:
To support the team in working effectively with individuals by supporting service users in a group setting and assisting in the management of individuals in achieving the goals set out in their IROC.
To co-ordinate and manage day support groups. In consultation with the Manager and caseworker, be responsible for the management of groups.
To co-ordinate, manage, monitor and review the development of the groups in order to make them interesting and relevant to the people who attend.
Provide emotional and practical support to service users with high support needs.
Where necessary provide a simple lunch for service users.
Appointments will be subject to successful applicants either currently being or becoming members of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme). For further details/to apply for this post, please visit the organisation's websiteor e-mail [email protected]
The closing date for applications is Friday 24 June 2022.