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.

As an organisation, we pride ourselves on our values and beliefs. You can read these here.

APPLICATION FORM CAN BE FOUND here

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES FORM CAN BE FOUND here

Bereaved by Suicide Coordinator, Grimsby

30 hours      £21,636 per annum pro rata         based in Grimsby

Do you want to part of a specialist project aimed at helping people who have been bereaved by suicide?

Support will primarily be delivered by volunteers and the post holder will coordinate the service, recruit and effectively support the volunteers to ensure that successful outcomes are delivered.

An understanding of the different options to support people bereaved by suicide and a genuine desire to help these individuals understand their grief and develop coping strategies will be essential to this role.

Applicants must have a full, current driving licence and access to their own transport for work purposes as travel across North East and North Lincolnshire is part of this role.

An information pack can be found here; application and equal opportunities (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: 20 July 2020

Mental Health Support Workers, East Riding

£19,019 per annum pro rata 2 x 30 hour posts
Post 1: to cover Beverley/Pocklington/Market Weighton/Hornsea
Post 2: to cover Goole and Haltemprice

Can you help someone with a mental health problem improve or maintain their mental health and wellbeing and maximise their independence?
Do you also have the commitment and ability to develop and strengthen communities?

Using your previous mental health experience you will support people with a wide range of mental health conditions on a one to one basis and in group settings.

You will also be required to extensively engage and network with external providers to promote our work, generate new referrals and develop partnership working.

You should have well developed communication and organisational skills with the confidence to work independently.

Applicants must have a full current driving licence and access to their own transport for work purposes as the role will involve travel in and around the East Riding.

An information pack can be found here; application and equal opportunities (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: 13 July 2020

Homelessness Navigator, Grimsby

£19,019 per annum        37 hours per week        based in Grimsby

Do you want to part of an innovative new project aimed at helping people with the most complex needs move away from rough sleeping?

The project has a genuinely different approach to other, more traditional, work with homeless people. The post holder will have a lower caseload and be unrestricted by usual time limits and targets.

An understanding of how to work effectively with people who have multiple needs including mental health, offending, substance misuse and homelessness will be essential to this role.

You will have a strong belief that you can make a real difference to people’s lives and be able to work flexibly.

Applicants must have a full, current driving licence and access to their own transport for work purposes to enable them to respond quickly to situations.

An information pack can be found here; application and equal opportunities (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: 13 July 2020
Interview date(s): w/c 20 July (to be held via Zoom)

Freelance High Intensity CBT Therapists

£30 per hour (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, minimum qualified counselling diploma level, experienced, registered and accredited or working towards accreditation 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!