NJC Scale Points 12 – 17, starting at £22,183 pa / pro rata
28.5 hours per week
Bank staff hours are also available
This role is fixed term up to March 2022, with the strong possibility of being extended
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a service delivered by Touchstone, Womens Health Matters and Holbeck Together to deliver community wellbeing groups and events with residents across LS8, 9, 10 and 11. Your Space provides a community wellbeing development service in South and East Leeds. The service is funded by Public Health at Leeds City Council.
We are looking for a proactive, outgoing individual who is confident in conversations and outreach in the community. We are looking for someone who understands coproduction and asset-based community development approaches to improve individual and community protective factors associated with mental health and wellbeing. You will design and deliver activities with targeted communities and the wider workforce around the 5 ways to wellbeing. You will encourage groups to become self-run and be independent. You will have experience of community work and wellbeing approaches, and delivering group activity, in the form of training sessions and wellbeing activity and be able to work with vulnerable or marginalised communities and volunteers successfully. The post requires a mix of standard hours and out of hours including some weekends
Please note that due to delays with Royal Mail deliveries we are still accepting applications through Royal Mail, but delivery may be delayed past the closing date. Therefore we would suggest that, where possible, completed applications are emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any problems with this, please let us know as soon as possible.
Closing Date: 22 June 2021
Interviews will be held on: 7 & 8 July 2021
Touchstone is an equal opportunities organisation, a Trans Positive employer and applications are welcome from all sections of the community, particularly, BME and LGBT communities and/or people with disabilities who are under-represented within Touchstone. Further information can be obtained from our equal opportunities policy. Please note that we do not hold a sponsor licence and we do not intend to offer sponsorship for this particular role. You should therefore ensure that you have/will have the right to work in the UK to be able to undertake this role, if appointed, you will be required to provide relevant right to work documents at the point of an offer being made to you. Applications can be obtained by visiting www.touchstonesupport.org.uk or by e-mailing email@example.com.