Swindon and Gloucestershire Mind are Seeking a Service Manager for The Junction

Job Purpose – We are seeking to recruit a Service Manager to join our Swindon & Gloucestershire Mind Team, working at the Junction which is based on a calming café model to support individuals experiencing a mental health concern with the service being open 365 days a year, 4PM-11PM.

The Junction Service aims to alleviate the need for people in the Swindon locality to access A&E acute mental health services and primary care GP services unnecessarily by managing the presenting symptoms/mental health crisis along with the triggers and context for that crisis

As the Junction Manager, you will be leading the team of Wellbeing Advisors, Mind Line Support Workers and the Mental Health Lead to deliver support to individuals accessing the service which may include face to face support and/or telephone sessions. You will also work closely with Primary and Secondary services to promote the service and participate and lead in external meetings.

Hours:                         28 hours per week (4 evenings per week, 4PM-11PM, includes some weekends)
£35,000 (FTE) per annum (pending on experience)    
Swindon (SN1)
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Benefits: 25 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holiday entitlement (pro rata for part time staff), pension scheme, ongoing training and development opportunities and team away days to support a culture of wellbeing and teamwork.

Please click the links below for the full job description and application forms:

Please send completed applications to recruitment@sgmind.org.uk

Closing date – 14th October 2021 

Telephone interviews – 21st October 2021 

In Person interviews –  26th & 27th October 2021