The Derbyshire Federation for Mental Health is a charity supporting individuals living with or recovering from mental ill health.

We are looking to recruit the following in the Buxton/High Peak area.

Mental Health Support Worker

Various contracts available – ranging from 25 to 30 hours per week.

Mental Health Support Worker – (Bank Worker)

This is a zero hours contract. Hours and days to be mutually agreed as dictated by the demands of the business.

Salary scale from £16,009.00 to £16,946.00 pa FTE (plus 3% pension contribution)

The position of Mental Health Support Worker requires you to support people experiencing poor mental wellbeing. The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with people, and will be reliable and flexible. They will also be confident, have excellent communication skills, and be able to provide our clients with support and encouragement.

We advocate a positive work / life balance and provide a flexible working environment.

Previous experience in a care setting is beneficial, but not essential because full training will be provided. You must be a car owner and have a full licence.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about any position, please ring Chantelle Ross in our Buxton office on 01298 212602.

Application is by completion of an application form obtainable from Toni Bryan or submission of a CV. Please ensure you ask to see a copy of the job description and person specification before applying.