Mental Health Directory
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Mind in Harrow is part of a partnership of local Minds in London which has secured funding for an innovative new Youth Wellbeing project. The project will equip volunteers with personal experience of mental health issues to deliver wellbeing sessions to young people in schools, colleges, youth centres and other settings.
Mind in Harrow is now recruiting for a
TRAINER & VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR
35 hours per week, Fixed Term Contract until August 2017
The Coordinator will be responsible for the delivery of accredited Training to the volunteers across Bromley, Lewisham, Harrow, Hackney and Richmond. They will also be the Project Lead at the Mind in Harrow site to recruit and support volunteers, manage relationships with local partners and ensure the effective delivery of well being sessions.
The Coordinator will have a background in Training and experience of working with young people or people with mental health problems and of supporting volunteers. In addition to a Training qualification they will need good communication and organisational skills alongside an ability to motivate and support the development of volunteers.
The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring service application (DBS).
For more information and the application form & information pack see the job vacancies page of this website.
Closing date: Tuesday 26th August 2014 at 5pm; interviews wk commencing Monday 8th September 2014
Mind Retail, the trading branch of national Mind, is opening a charity shop in Harrow in collaboration with Mind in Harrow. The new venture will be near the Post Office, just along from our existing office in College Road.
Volunteers are needed to help support both the setting up of the shop prior to its opening and with the running of the shop in its first few months.
If you would like to help out, please visit the shop or call us on 020 8426 0929 and we will put you in touch with Mind Retail.
Any donations of good-quality used items that can be sold would also be welcome - please take them direct to the shop.