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

East Riding Development Worker

Based across the East Riding
2 x 30 hour posts        £18,831 per annum pro rata

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 predominantly in Beverley, Hornsea, Pocklington/Market Weighton, Bridlington, Driffield, Goole and Haltemprice .

The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

A candidate information pack can be found here;  application and Equal Opportunities forms are at the top of this page.  You can also email recruitment@heymind.org.uk to request a pack.  If you need a pack in a different format please contact the Administration Office on 01482 240200.

To apply, please send your completed application and EO forms to recruitment@heymind.org.uk.

Closing Date:  Monday, 04 February 2019

Interview Dates:  11 and 13 February 2019

Chief Executive

Based in Kingston Upon Hull
Full time post        circa £55,000 per annum

We are looking for an innovative, dynamic and inspirational leader with exceptional business acumen.

Hull and East Yorkshire Mind is a vibrant, forward looking organisation, covering the areas of Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire and North East Lincolnshire. We are a leading, local charity working to influence and deliver responsive services to support people with mental health problems to live fulfilling and independent lives.

We have an experienced, talented and motivated team of staff and volunteers and a dedicated Board of Trustees who, together, have built a credible and trusted organisation, with an ambitious strategic plan. Our vision is a simple one: we won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets both support and respect.

It is essential that candidates understand mental health care and support systems and have worked at CEO or director level in a similar sized or larger organisation. The successful candidate should also:

  • share our vision and values
  • have the drive and commitment to lead us through our next phase of growth and development
  • be an engaging and strategic leader with a track record of driving change, influencing stakeholders, delivering results and inspiring others
  • be passionate about making a difference to people with mental health problems
  • have the gravitas and credibility to inspire and motivate people to follow their lead

It is an exciting time to join our charity. The profile of mental health and wellbeing has never been higher, so more people feel able to ask for help. There is a growing recognition that early intervention is key to preventing the development of mental health problems, and that people can, and do, recover from mental health problems.

If you feel passionate and excited about this opportunity and think you have what we are looking for we very much look forward to receiving your application.

A candidate application pack can be found here.   You can also email recruitment@heymind.org.uk to request a pack but please note that you will have to wait longer than usual for a response over the Christmas period.  If you need a pack in a different format please contact the Administration Office on 01482 240200.

If you would like to discuss the post informally you can contact the Interim Chief Executive and/or the Trustee leading the recruitment through our Executive Assistant (01482 240200).

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter telling us how you meet the requirements of the post to recruitment@heymind.org.uk

Closing Date:  Monday, 28 January 2019

Interview Date: Monday, 18 February 2019

Freelance High Intensity CBT Therapists

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

An exciting opportunity has arisen for experienced High Intensity CBT Therapists to work with Hull and East Yorkshire Mind on a self-employed basis to support adults across Hull and the East Riding.

Essential Criteria

These are criteria all applicants MUST be able to demonstrate on application prior to short listing. Applicants should therefore make it clear within their application whether or not they meet these criteria. Failure to do so may result in you not being shortlisted. The criteria are stated below:

  • 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

The Role

This is a freelance 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 you will be working with typically present with anxiety, depression, low mood or behavioural management difficulties.

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

Freelance Therapists

Are you a fully accredited member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) and/or hold a current Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) qualification?

If you fulfil any or all of the above criteria are self-employed and would like the opportunity to work with young people and/or with adults under the Let’s Talk contract in Hull then you can apply for one of our self-employed counsellor roles.

This is a freelance 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 you will be working with typically present with anxiety, depression and low mood.

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

 

 

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