Mental Health
£24,947 Per Annum (pro rata)
Norwich (Home based), Norfolk
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job description

Support Officer

Location: Home-based

Salary: £24,947 (pro rata)

Number of positions: 25

Expiration date: 24 May 2022

Support Officers are an integral part of the delivery of Beat’s services, providing high-quality support services to Beat’s beneficiaries, endorsing early intervention and sustained long-term recovery, notably through telephone, video call and online support channels across Beat’s support services, including the eating disorder support programmes and helpline.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team which is experiencing significant growth and funded to deliver several successful and in-demand programmes to those unable to access support for an eating disorder or on a waiting list for NHS treatment.

The post-holder will have a passionate and enthusiastic approach in supporting individuals with an eating disorder, with advanced listening and communication skills. This is an opportunity to gain experience in providing support in a holistic and practical way, working collaboratively with Beat’s services teams as well as receiving professional guidance through clinical supervision.

The successful candidate will have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work well both in a team and independently.

Structured programmes are delivered within the Support Services opening hours. The ability to work flexibly is required. Hours can be worked over weekends and evenings and will include a daytime shift each week.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early subject to the number of applications received. We would encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.

Please select the apply button for further information about the role. If you have any questions, please contact Deputy Services Manager, Donna Woodward.

To apply, please select the apply button and download and complete the application form.

The closing date for this position is 24/05/2022 at 9am, however Beat has the right to close this position at any time, so please do submit your application early to avoid any disappointment.

If you have difficulty accessing or using this version of the application form, please contact us before applying. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.

(Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close our vacancies at any time).

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