Children and Young People’s Group Facilitator

Contract Type: 
Part time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 2 August, 2021 - 17:30
Redcar Cleveland
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
Redcar & Cleveland Mind

As part of the government’s trailblazer project to put new Mental Health Support Teams in schools (MHSTs) we are looking to recruit a Group Facilitator to join a partnership team with other local VCS organisations, providing support in Primary and Secondary schools across Middlesbrough & Redcar and Cleveland.  The Group Facilitator will play a vital role in the team, providing Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health provision by supporting children and young people to build resilience skills through group activity. 

The successful applicant will become trained in delivering the Friends Resilience programme which empowers children and young people to become engaged and thriving individuals, and promotes positive social and emotional skills. 

The applicant will have at least 1 years experience of working with vulnerable children and young people, and will have the skills and ability to lead group activities. We are looking for someone passionate about making a difference to the lives of children and young people, to provide them with the tools they need at an early stage to have positive emotional and mental health.  - Link to understand more about Friends Resilience training.