Wellbeing Coach - Gateshead & Jarrow

Tyneside and Northumberland Mind
£21,991 FTE (actual salary is pro rata for 17 hours per week)
Contract Type: 
Contract / Temporary
Part time
Closing date: 
Friday, 26 April, 2019 - 12:00
Tyne and Wear


Our Wellbeing Projects offer essential support to adults who are experiencing problems with their mental health and emotional wellbeing. We provide a diverse range of services and support to meet the needs of people in all stages of their recovery. Facilitated groups, peer led groups and one-to-one support help reduce social isolation and give people the opportunity to openly discuss and share experiences in an environment they feel comfortable with. Our range of wellbeing sessions, workshops & social activities give people the chance to learn skills and techniques that can help improve mental health and wellbeing and give people the skills to deal more effectively with life’s ups and downs.

Part of Tyneside and Northumberland Mind’s Wellbeing & Resilience team, the post holder will be responsible for delivering a range of support for people experiencing problems with their mental health and wellbeing. This includes developing and delivering a new healthy lunch session, supporting our peer led groups, providing one-to-one support in our base in Gateshead and facilitating our Open Door group in Jarrow. The Wellbeing Coach will also be responsible for recruiting and managing volunteers to support them with these activities.

This role is 17 hours per week, (flexible, but must include Wednesday afternoons) fixed term until December 2019 (further extension is subject to funding).

Interviews take place w/c 6th May.

Apply by visiting our website using the link below.