Mental Health Personal Support Officer

18 hours per week

Up to £24,716 pro rata (actual £12,273) depending on qualifications

+ pension scheme and Health Care Benefits

25 days leave (pro rata)

VCAT have been successful in an application to Lloyds Foundation. Working with colleagues in Trafford Mental Health Advocacy Services (TMHAS) and others, our project will support people with a mental health illness.

The project is tasked with improving the effectiveness and productivity of the people by providing bespoke support, motivational and outcome-focused interventions.

The post holder will work with clients on a 1-2-1 basis to improve their confidence and self-esteem, with the aim of enabling them to sustain independent living, through volunteering opportunities in their local community.

The post holder will need to be enthusiastic, engaging and able to motivate people to make lasting changes to their life.

For an informal discussion about the post contact Mark

0161 872 8563 or email

Closing date for applications: 5pm on 20th July 2017

(NB: Only candidates short listed for interview will be contacted)

Interviews: 24th/25th July 2017


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