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Working for Manchester Mind

Manchester Mind believes that everyone deserves to be supported in their mental health needs and that all we have a part to play in that. We do this by providing a range of services to people living in Manchester and ensuring we employ people who share our values and beliefs.

Our work is guided by our values of:

  • Openness
  • Belonging
  • Strength
  • Collaboration

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services, or had experience of volunteering. We are a Living Wage Employer.

Current Opportunities

Social Worker

Manchester Mind is working with Greater Manchester Mental Health Trust to deliver roles within community mental health teams in Manchester. To help us with this work we are looking to employ a social worker. The post-holder will work within an integrated, multi-disciplinary team with staff employed both by Manchester Mind and the Trust.

As a Social Worker you will be a crucial member of the team. You would be proactively supporting and care co-ordinating a caseload of people with mental health problems and complex needs.

Job Title: Social Worker, Community Mental Health Area Team (North West)

Hours: 37 per week

Salary: £32,878 + weekend enhancements + 5% pension contribution

Annual Leave: 28 days + bank holidays

The skills and experience that are most important to us are:

  • Qualified as a social worker
  • Experience of working with people who have complex needs
  • Ability to work in a collaborative way

Application documents can be downloaded here:

The deadline for submission of applications is 9am, Monday 3rd February 2020 (extended).

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services.

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Caseworker (15 to 20 year olds)

We believe in the power of effective advice and information and that it can have a positive impact on mental health.

Our work is guided by our values of:

Openness  |  Belonging  |  Strength  |  Collaboration

To support us in this work we wish to recruit an Advice Caseworker to work with 15-20 year olds.

Manchester Mind takes a collaborative view of all service design and delivery. This includes working alongside colleagues with complementary skills and knowledge, recognising people as experts in their own experience, and working with other specialist agencies and groups.

We are seeking people or a person who cares about social justice and collaboration to come and work with us.

  • Caseworker

Advising: 15 to 20-year-olds

Salary: £26,999 – £28,785 pro rata

Hours: 17.5 hours per week (part-time) | funding in place until June 2020.

The knowledge, skills and abilities that are important to us are:

  • Working collaboratively with others to build genuine and supportive relationships
  • Experience of delivering face to face advice work
  • Advice knowledge in areas of social welfare law (benefits, debt, housing)
  • Ability to build kind relationships

Application documents can be downloaded here:

The deadline for application submissions is 12noon, Tuesday 21st January.

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services or had experience of volunteering.

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Housing & Welfare Rights Caseworker (Hospital)

We believe in the power of effective advice and information and that it can have a positive impact on mental health.

Our work is guided by our values of:

Openness  |  Belonging  |  Strength  |  Collaboration

To support us in this work we wish to recruit a:

Housing & Welfare Rights Caseworker (Hospital)

Manchester Mind has been delivering services since 1989 and has developed a range of highly respected services in Manchester. We are particularly proud of our work recognising the impact of lack of income, debt and poor housing on mental health through our Advice Team. Part of the access to advice is through provision on wards at the mental health in-patient unit in Manchester.

Position:  Housing & Welfare Rights Caseworker (Laureate House, Wythenshawe)

Salary: £26,999-£28,785 (pro rata) based on level of experience

Fixed term contract until 31st March 2021 (extension dependent on funding)

Hours: 17.5 hours per week

The skills and knowledge that are important to us are:

  • Working collaboratively with others to build genuine and supportive relationships
  • Experience of delivering face to face advice work
  • Advice knowledge in areas of social welfare law (benefits, debt, housing)
  • Ability to build kind relationships

Application documents can be downloaded here:

Applications must be received by 9am, Monday 20th January 2020.

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues, and/or have used mental health services, or had experience of volunteering.

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We are part of Mind in Greater Manchester, a partnership of five local Minds ensuring people experience better mental health and supporting people with their mental health to live well in their communities and at work. You can find out more about this partnership here.