VASL mental health project job advert

VASL has two new posts starting and the advert for them is below.  Do  please let anyone know that may be interested.


Posts (x2):


Mental Health Community Worker and Team leader


Salary: £19,000 to 23,000 p.a. pro rata
Hours:                     Both roles are part time: 30 hours per week

Office hours are Monday to Thursday (9 to 5) Friday (9 to 4.30) plus the occasional evening and weekend

Duration: Fixed term contract until 30 September 2020

(with the option of being extended 1 year plus 1 year depending on funding)



Responsible to:

Office is VASL, Torch House, Torch Trust, Market Harborough  LE16 9HL but some proportion of the role will be community based in the Harborough District

Mental Health Community Team Leader / Charity Manager


VASL is a local charity that provides a range of services for elderly, disabled or rurally isolated people including carers.


We are recruiting for two members of staff (Team Leader and Worker) to join our friendly and supportive charity to develop and run a new project to support and empower adults with mental illness and their carers to maintain and improve on their own recovery. Provide individual support to enable individuals to self-manage their daily living, finances, physical health and emotional health and wellbeing. Raise awareness of mental illness in Harborough District and building relationships with relevant organisations.


We are looking for someone who is friendly, enthusiastic and genuinely interested in people to join our team to promote and deliver this exciting project. This is an interesting position for someone who is organised, self-motivated and wants to make a difference to people, including their family and friends, with mental health in the Harborough District Community.



If this is you, please apply:


More information is available in our application pack (CVs will not be accepted), please call 01858 433232 or email Applications can be submitted via email or post.


Closing date: 9am Wednesday 13th September 2017

Interview date:  27th& 28th September 2017


(If you have not heard back by this date, unfortunately you have not been successful)


Registered Charity No:  1141274

Registered Company No:  7517828

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