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We're looking for Mental Health Support Workers at our Abbeyside, Fortwilliam and Carrick Housing Services


We are looking for Mental Health Support Workers in the below locations:


·       2 Posts, 37.5 hours per week at our Antrim Service: 2&3 Abbeyside, Newpark Road North, Antrim, BT41 2DQ


  • 2 Post, 37.5 hours per week at our Carrick Service: 1 Henry Gill Court, Ellis Street, Carrick, BT38 8AX


  • 3 Posts, 37.5 hours per week at our Fortwilliam, Belfast Service: 72 Fortwilliam Park, Belfast, BT15 4AN


Hours: 37.5 hours

Salary: £19,301 – £22,756

Duration: Permanent

Closing date: 31st March 2023

All our roles make a positive impact on the lives of others, the purpose of this role is to:

 Support and empower people affected by mental health issues live their best lives, underpinned by the recovery model.

What we ask for from you:

  • Able to demonstrate a minimum of 3 to 6 months recent experience, providing support to people with a mental illness either in a paid or voluntary position


         Demonstrate a minimum of 6 months experience of providing support in a                 paid or voluntary capacity in another care setting.

  • To be willing to work various shifts which may include days, nights, evenings, and weekends
  • Ability to demonstrate alignment with MindWise’s core values of Passion, Respect, Empathy, Togetherness, Openness & Transparency

What you get in return:

  • A competitive salary
  • A minimum employer pension contribution of 6%
  • Enhanced holiday leave entitlement of 35 days (FTE)
  • Enhanced company sick pay
  • Medical cash plan
  • Death in service benefit
  • Access to family friendly policies and flexible working options
  • Business mileage paid at HMRC max
  • Commitment to learning and development
  • Investors in People (IIP) Gold Award holders, reflecting excellent working practices

Full Criteria and details for all posts, are contained within the application pack which may be downloaded from the MindWise Recruitment website.


The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced with Adult Barred Access NI check.

MindWise are an equal opportunities employer


CV's not accepted. To apply for this vacancy please visit our website and download the application pack (you will have to create an account to do this) Website (COPY AND PASTE LINK INTO YOUR BROWSER


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