Locality Primary Care Mental Health Support Worker

Touchstone
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Leeds Primary Care Mental Health Service – Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service (LMWS)
Permanent
Agenda for Change Band 4, starting at £21,892 pa/pro rata

KIRKLEES COUNCIL ARE ADVERTISING THIS ROLE ON BEHALF OF TOUCHSTONE

Touchstone (registered charity No. 1012053) is a leading voluntary sector agency providing high quality services to improve the health and wellbeing  of local people

Touchstone is part of the new Primary Care Mental Health Service (PCMHS) for Leeds – the Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service (LMWS). This exciting new partnership will mobilise and deliver an integrated service to offer primary care based mental health support for people with mild to moderate common mental health problems. Together, our partnership will help thousands of people in Leeds to increase their resilience and live their best lives within their community. The service comprises:

Purpose of the role

To work within Leeds’s locality based Local Care Partnerships, providing mental health support as an integral and critical part of a multi-agency and multi-disciplinary team.  

You will increase the inclusivity of the LMWS, especially among communities most at risk of developing poor mental health and developing health and social inequalities, using a wide variety of engagement and delivery techniques.

To find out what it is like to work for Touchstone within the Leeds Mental Wellbeing Service you can watch the following videos from our team:

https://youtu.be/lfvApBrTrmQ

Interviews: Thursday 28th and Friday 29th January 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 recruitment@touchstonesupport.org.uk.

17 January 2021, 11:55 PM