Employment Coaches (South Oxfordshire) Salary £21,426 – Full time/Permanent Full training will be given

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Are you someone with outstanding interpersonal skills and an ability to establish rapport with a wide range of people?  Have you worked with people who experience challenges in their mental health?  Can you demonstrate an understanding of the principles and practice of supporting people into employment? Or are you someone who has experience of recruitment/supporting people into employment and feel that you could apply those skills within a mental health setting? If any of these apply to you, then we would like to hear from you!

Restore are recruiting for 2 posts in our coaching service. Both posts will work across South Oxfordshire.  If you would like to be considered for both roles below, please state this in your cover letter. There is no need to submit two cover letters. Please note that the following is essential: Driver with access to own vehicle.

Employment Coach (IPS) – 37.5 hours per week, £21,426pa

You will join the South Oxford Mental Healthcare NHS Trust IPS Team – employed by Restore, and embedded in locality Adult Mental Health Teams (AMHT) – to deliver the Individual Placement and Support employment model as part of the holistic recovery plan for mental health service users. Working directly with all relevant stakeholders: the service user, AMHT staff, consultant psychiatrists, partner agencies and employers – you will support the service users on your caseload to gain and retain paid employment.

Employment and Recovery Coach – 35 hours per week, £21,426pa (pro rata)

Based primarily at Restore’s Didcot Recovery Group, you will work with members and support them to gain and retain paid employment, secure volunteering positions or pursue further education. You will engage with local employers and partner agencies, the member and their carers, support workers and other care staff to achieve this.

Please contact Heather Hull on 01865 455826 for an informal conversation about this role – we are keen to attract applicants from a broad range of backgrounds.

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Please remove your name, date of birth and any contact information from your CV and supply this on a separate piece of paper.

Please send applications to jobs@restore.org.uk

The closing date for applications is Sunday 17th November (midnight)

Interviews for this post will be held on Monday, 25th / Tuesday, 26th November