Careers

Hull & East Yorkshire Mind prides itself on the quality of the services it provides to the community and believes that this is rooted in the quality and skill of its workforce.

With growing demand for our services we need more people to join our motivated and skilled  team to help us deliver the best support across the whole of Hull and East Riding.

In return Hull and East Yorkshire Mind are committed to supporting staff to maintain their health and wellbeing. We do this in a variety of ways, eg we have signed up to Mindful Employer plus which gives staff 24/7 access to a confidential helpline; staff receive frequent 1:1  supervision sessions along with regular peer support from colleagues.  We also offer 25 days annual leave (plus public holidays).

Come and join Hull and East Yorkshire Mind, we have a really friendly team and 97% of our staff would recommend us as a place to work.

APPLICATION FORM CAN BE FOUND here

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES FORM CAN BE FOUND here

Community Mental Health Worker

37 hours per week               £17,200 per annum
based in the Haltemprice and Goole areas

We are looking for someone with a strong desire to make a difference and help people with mental health problems to lead a more fulfilling life.

In return we are committed to supporting staff’s wellbeing; 94% of our staff would recommend us as a place to work.  Annual leave entitlement is 25 days plus public holidays.

Using your knowledge of local service provision, health needs and issues/inequalities across the East Riding you will empower, motivate and support individuals to access community resources and activities to improve their health and wellbeing.

Good interpersonal skills will be key to the success of this role, you should also be competent in the use of IT systems.

Applicants must have a full current driving licence and access to a motor vehicle (with business cover on their insurance) for work purposes as travel across Haltemprice and Goole areas will be required.

APPLICATIONS MUST BE MADE ON OUR COMPANY APPLICATION FORM.

Full information about the role can be found  here and application and EO forms are at the top of this page.  If you require an application pack in a different format please contact the Administration Office on 01482 240200.

Closing date: 30 July 2019        Interview date: 07 August 2019

Trustee X2

An opportunity has arisen to join Hull and East Yorkshire Mind’s board of Trustees. We are looking for two Trustees to join us at what is an exciting time for our charity.

  • We would welcome applications from all individuals with experience of mental health and working with a charity in the UK as well as experience in Finance and accounting and/or Legal and employment law.

Applicants must be able to commit to attending a minimum of four quarterly board meetings, a strategic away day, and four quarterly sub-committee meetings per year and undertake training in Charity Governance. Trustees are unremunerated but can reclaim out of pocket expenses incurred whilst undertaking their duties, any training provided will be paid for by the charity. Board meetings are held at our Hull office, usually outside of working hours, with sub-committee meetings held during working hours. This post will be subject to a DBS Disclosure.

Who are Hull and East Yorkshire Mind?

We are a mental health charity affiliated to the Mind network made up of over 125 organisations across England and Wales. We deliver services, campaign and give a voice to people with mental health problems, their families, carers and community.

We provide a range of services, including advice, counselling, group support, personal budgets and housing, for adults, young people and children, across Hull, East Yorkshire and North East Lincolnshire.

We have a motivated and dedicated workforce of over 90 staff, with 100 active volunteers and a number of social work students on placement. We are governed by a strong Board of Trustees with a wide range of experience.

If you would like to discuss the opportunity informally, please contact the Chief Executive, Rebecca Parker or Chair of the Board, Nick Smith via our Executive Assistant on 01482 240200.

For information on how to apply, please contact our Executive Assistant on 01482 240200.

Freelance High Intensity CBT Therapists

£30-35 per hour (dependent on experience and including admin)

Are you self-employed, registered and accredited or working towards accreditation with the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) as a High Intensity CBT Therapist, willing to work with adults across the Hull and the East Riding areas? If so, then the Talking Therapies Team at Hull and East Yorkshire Mind would like to hear from you.

Essential Criteria

All applicants must be able to demonstrate on application prior to short listing the following criteria, failure to do so may result in you not being shortlisted:

  • Post-graduate Doctorate level training in Clinical or Counselling Psychology or Post-graduate diploma course accredited with the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)
  • Have completed regular supervision post-qualifying for CBT practice with a BABCP accredited supervisor and engaged in regular supervision for CBT practice.
  • Accredited or working towards accreditation with the BABCP

Desirable Criteria

Enrolled to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Update Service.

The Role

Is a self-employed role and successful applicants must be able to commit to a minimum of two days/evenings per week between 8am and 8pm Monday to Friday. The adults that you will be working with typically present with anxiety, depression, low mood or behavioural management difficulties. You should be willing to take part in regular case management with the relevant team lead, attend online, internal and external training courses as when necessary.

If you are interested in joining our team as a freelance high intensity CBT therapist, please email your CV to: counselling@heymind.org.uk

Freelance Therapists

£21 per hour (including admin)

At present the Talking Therapies Team at Hull and East Yorkshire Mind have several talking therapy projects that fall within either NHS (Category-1) or non-NHS (Category-2) contracts with both adult and young people. The criteria for each category is very specific, if you are self-employed, willing to work across the Hull and East Riding area and fulfil the criteria for either Category-1 or Category-2 below then the Talking Therapies Team at Hull and East Yorkshire Mind would like to hear from you.

Essential Criteria

For both Categories all applicants must be able to demonstrate on application prior to short listing the following criteria, outlining which Category they are applying for, failure to do so may result in you not being shortlisted:

Category-1

Self-employed, qualified, registered and accredited with either the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) or British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP) and/or hold a current Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) qualification.

Category-2

For present we are not accepting applications for this category. However, please keep checking our website as this will change periodically.

Desirable Criteria for all

Enrolled to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Update Service.

The Role

Is a self-employed role and successful applicants must be able to commit to a minimum of two days/evenings per week between 8am and 8pm Monday to Friday. The adults or young people that you will be working with typically present with anxiety, depression, low mood or behavioural management difficulties. You should be willing to take part in regular case management with the relevant team lead, attend online, internal and external training courses as when necessary.

If you are interested in joining our team as a freelance therapist, please email your CV to: counselling@heymind.org.uk

Mental illness affects 1 in 4 people in England. We are there to help!