Casual Peer Trainers/Support Workers

Reference: CPSTjan18
Start Date: tbc
Location: Portsmouth
Hours: as required
Hourly Rate: £7.95 - Per Hour
Application Closing date: Before 5.00pm Monday, 19 February 2018
Interview Date: to be confirmed

Please Note:  No application form is included in the application pack.  Please scroll down to the bottom of this page and click on the link to download an application form.

We are currently recruiting for Casual Peer Trainers/Support Workers, Portsmouth Support & Recovery Service – ref: CPSTjan18

Solent Recovery College (SRC) offers a fresh way of working that draws on the experiences and skills of people who have lived experience of or caring for someone with mental health problems.

SRC is working in partnership with Solent NHS Trust, Highbury College and Solent Mind Peer Workers to offer opportunities to students who are using mental health services to learn about recovery.  The focus is on education and offers learning opportunities about recovery, coping skills and living with on-going symptoms.

As Peer Trainers you will support Solent Recovery College by facilitating sessions and programmes alongside trainers from the Solent NHS Adult Mental Health Team at the Solent Recovery College (SRC), based at Highbury College.  Training will be provided.

For more information on this role please email Dan Angus at

For more information on this post please download the Application Pack using the link at the top of this page.

Please Note: no application form is included within the application pack, so please also download an application form using the links below.

CV's will not be accepted
We do not accept applications from recruitment agencies

Job Application Forms:

Click on the link to download an application form (word 97-2003 version) - Application Form

Click on the link to download an application form (pdf version)  - Application Form

Completed application forms need to arrive before the closing date and time. Any applications received after the closing date and time will not be considered.

Application forms can be returned by:


Post: Recruitment, Solent Mind, 15-16 The Avenue, Southampton SO17 1XF

Fax: 023 8202 7811

Or of course you can deliver it by hand to the address stated above.