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 85% of our staff would recommend us as a place to work.

Application forms can be found here

Trainee Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner - 37 Hours

£19,409 per annum 

Based in Hull

This is an exciting training opportunity within the Children and Young People’s Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Programme (CYP IAPT). The post holder will assess and deliver, under supervision, outcome focused, evidence-based interventions to children and young people experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties.

The role is a combination of study time at Northumbria or York University and working with young people at Hull and East Yorkshire Mind or CAMHS, putting your learning into practice.

Applicants must have a health related degree level along with experience of working or coping with children or young people’s mental health problems. You should also have a strong commitment to the training programme and a high level of self-motivation.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

For more information about Hull and East Yorkshire Mind please visit www.heymind.org.uk; our careers page also has an application pack and application form. Note that applications must be made on our own application form, we are unable to accept CV’s.

An information pack for this role can be found here

If you require an application pack in a different format please contact the Administration Office on 01482 240200.

Closing Date:   Monday, 29 January 2018            Interview Dates: 14/15 February 2018 (fixed)    

 

 

Team Leader - Vocational Support Services

£23,500 per annum pro rata

22.5 hours per week            based in Hull

 

This is an exciting and challenging position that requires innovation and flexibility. We currently have a newly established yet growing portfolio of vocational support projects that are funded through the DWP, ESF and Big Lottery and we are looking for someone to take this range of services to the next level. It’s an exciting time for employability support services, with many prospects for growth an expansion occurring all around us.

The successful candidate will strengthen and develop the emerging range of services that we currently provide through our dedicated vocational team, whilst galvanising links with local employers, partners and stakeholders. In addition, the post holder will enhance the experience of the people who access our services through the development of job retention and work placement services, exploring new openings and opportunities as they arise.

You will lead and support team who thrive on adapting to the changing needs of the people we support whilst working closely with the Operations Manager to maximise future developments and potential funding streams.

The variety within this role is vast and with that comes lots of opportunity for the right person to grow and develop. You will need passion, empathy and resilience. We are looking for someone who is driven and committed to making a difference.

The post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Full information about the role can be found here

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for, please complete and return an application and equal opportunities form to recruitment@heymind.org.uk

Application form

Equal Opportunities Form

NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS MUST BE MADE ON OUR COMPANY APPLICATION FORM, WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT CV’S

If you require an application pack in a different format please contact the Administration Office on 01482 240200.

Closing Date: Monday, 29 January 2018 

 

 

Self Employed Counsellors

We are currently looking for accredited British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) registered counsellors to work with young people (we have referrals directly from CAMHs in Hull and East Riding) and adults under the Let’s Talk contract in Hull.

If your qualifying course was not accredited with the BACP then you must hold a valid BACP Certificate of Proficiency, prior to interview.

We are looking for counsellors who can build strong therapeutic relationships, create safe environments, be compassionate in their work, encourage meaningful activity and cultivate hope within young people and adults. Our young person’s counselling service works with 10 to 18 year olds with a range of presenting issues from bullying, exam stress and anxiety to depression, low mood, self-harm and family issues.

The adults we see are experiencing mental health issues at Cluster 3 (moderate severity) and Cluster 4 (severe) of the primary care system.

This opportunity would be a self-employed position working in our office on Beverley road in Hull, in the community or at local schools between 8am and 8pm Monday to Friday.

Additionally we are seeking to recruit self-employed UKCP registered Family Therapist and also multi-lingual counsellors.

If you are interested, please email your CV to counselling@heymind.org.uk

Freelance CBT Therapists

£30-35 per hour (dependent on experience)

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

Essential Criteria

These are criteria all applicants MUST be able to demonstrate either at short listing or at interview. 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 applicants must be able to commit to a minimum of one evening per week. Successful candidates will offer weekly therapy sessions to young people aged 10-18 years and adults, in addition to providing parental support.

The young people / adults you will be working with typically present with anxiety, low mood or behavioural management difficulties. Causes of anxiety include separation anxiety, exam stress, social phobia, difficulties relating to peers, OCD and worry. Behavioural difficulties can be related to learning difficulties which make concentrating on tasks more difficult and can lead to anxiety, low self-esteem, frustration and anger.

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

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