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MentaI Health Support Specialist 

Location: Leeds
Salary: £18,099 per annum
Hours: 30 hours per week 

We are recruiting for a Mental Health Support Specialist to join Leeds Hearing and Sight Loss Service to deliver a service on behalf of Live Well Leeds project.

You will have an understanding and commitment to support people living with mental health to live independently and keep well.Part of this role involve assessments focusing on outcomes and recovery ,building resilience and providing people who use the service with the skills and tools they need to self manage by delivering high-quality support and interventions. The successful candidate will have experience in working with individuals living with mental health and sensory impairment.They will have a good understanding of relevant legislations ,possessing good assessment and case management skills.

High level of communications and IT skills are essential including British Sigh Language (Level 3) as well as the ability to work autonomously and as part of a team.Flexibility is a must as post holder will be required to work evenings and weekends on a regular basis. This is an office based post in Central Leeds but you will be able to travel thoroughout the Leeds area.

Closing date: 1st May 2019

Shortlisiting date :2nd May 2019

Interview date: 9th May 2019

For an application pack, please download a copy from this website or contact jobs@bid.org.uk.

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