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Community Project Facilitator

Enquiry Reference: 1243053

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Experience and Skills: Demonstrable experience in a mental health setting (minimum 2 years) Evidence of continued personal development

How to Apply: Completed application forms are to be returned by email to recruitment@imagineindependence.org.uk

Contract Type: Temporary

Minimum Qualifications: NVQ 3 or equivalent

Job Type: Job

Job Purpose: The role will support people in the 6 inner-city communities of Liverpool, who have either the potential to develop, or have pre-existing, mental health problems to face the challenges created by Covid 19. The project offers short-term social interventions to build upon and/or restore each individual’s assets for health and wellbeing, so that the impact of Covid 19 on their mental wellbeing is minimised.

Main Responsibilities: • Use person centred digital planning tools to produce timely, co-produced individualised assessments capturing social and other needs, reflecting each individual’s aspirations for the future, including access to short term interventions. • Maximise the use of community assets to access non- clinical, community- based support, either via digital platforms, or in person using Covid-19 safe adapted spaces. • Conduct and maintain community mapping and networking, in order to sign post people to local services. • Actively promote the service to organisations working in the electoral wards of Princes Park; Riverside; Central; Kirkdale; Everton; Kensington; Fairfield; Picton; Norris Green and Anfield, which come into contact with people experiencing mental health problems whose wellbeing has been adversely affected by the Covid 19 pandemic.

Hours of Work: Full Time

Maximum Salary: £25000.00

Comments: Based in: Home working and in Liverpool Temporary 6 months position Job Reference: 20/35

Minimum Qualification Comments: Minimum NVQ 3 Social Care or equivalent A minimum Level 2 qualification in English and Maths and good oral skills A qualification in IT or other relevant, digital skills-based competencies

Closing Date: 21 Sep 2020

Interview Date: N/A

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