We are Wiltshire Mind, your local mental health charity. We operate from our head office in Melksham and have services available in various locations across the county.
We are a friendly charity, working for better mental health in our communities. We provide Adult Counselling, Children and Young People’s Counselling, Peer Support Groups and Mental Health Training. We also have a high street Charity Shop in Melksham.
We offer a safe place where anyone can find friendship and support. By campaigning locally, we educate others in the importance of Mental Health.
At Wiltshire Mind, we value diversity and we’re committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures, and those with lived experience of mental health problems. We believe that a diverse team will help us in supporting those experiencing mental health problems or emotional distress.
Due to the nature of our work, many roles are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Check.
Support Group Facilitator
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced Support Group Facilitator to join our team at Wiltshire Mind, based in Melksham, Wiltshire. The successful candidate will join us on a permanent basis working 9.5 hours a week over 3 days, of which the days can be flexible and will be discussed as a part of the interview process. The role is made of face-to-face groups in Trowbridge and Melksham and an online Evening Group. The successful candidate will also be expected to attend the office, once a week in order to complete administration tasks and build relationships with the wider team.
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We are also recruiting for an Operations Manager (Fixed term 6 months).
We are seeking an organised, highly motivated Operations Project Manager with experience in HR, H&S and Governance, to help design and implement appropriate and effective processes in our charity. We have recently been awarded a quality accreditation and want to continue to drive change and future-proof our ‘business as usual’ activities. The ability to work efficiently as part of a small team, influencing and implementing change, and working to our charity values will be key attributes.
Previous experience in operational work is essential, as is a passion for the work of our charity in supporting people who are experiencing mental health problems.
If this sounds like you and you want to make a difference to our community and help towards better mental health in Wiltshire – contact us today by emailing us with a covering email and your CV to email@example.com. You should include a personal statement in your email as to your suitability for the role, based on the job description. This application is open until 15 November, and a DBS check will be carried out for the successful applicant.