Employment Adviser - italk

Reference: EmpAdvOct17
Location: West Hub - Eastleigh
Hours: 22.5 hours per week
Salary Range: £21,299 - £22,937 - Pro Rata Per Annum
Application Closing date: 09.00 Friday, 24 November 2017
Interview Date: Friday 15th December

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

As part of the national Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Programme (IAPT), Solent Mind, in partnership with Southern Health Foundation NHS Trust, are delivering an exciting service called italk, providing Step 2 and Step 3 services respectively.  This large IAPT service works across Hampshire.  

We are a lively and hard working team looking for experienced, committed and enthusiastic people to join us in delivering a quality service. 

We are now looking to recruit for the following post to the Step 2 team:   

Employment Adviser, italk West Hub, Eastleigh

Part time – 22.5 hours per week

Salary: £21,299 – £22,937 pro rata per annum 

You will provide skills-based interventions, information and practical support to help people receiving IAPT services to retain their employment, exchange to a more suitable job role, or return to employment after a period of sickness absence from work whose mental health is impacting their work or work is impacting their mental health.

The role will be based in the Step 2 IAPT team and will work with a caseload of people. In addition the role will provide employment related information as required to italk clinical staff at both Step 2 and 3.

If you have a good knowledge and sound understanding of employment issues and how this impacts on individuals with mental health problems; excellent IT skills, communication skills, both written and verbal and group facilitation skills this could be the role for you. 

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:

Email: recruitment@solentmind.org.uk

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.