Recovery Navigator - Open Mental Health, Second Step

Location - Mendip

Second Step are looking for people to support them deliver their new crisis service. The purpose of this service is to provide a safe, welcoming, comfortable place for people in emotional distress.  The focus of this service is on supporting episodes of emotional distress rather than ongoing support intervention.

The successful candidate will have experience of working with people with long term mental health and complex needs and carrying out needs and risks assessments. They will need to take a holistic view, with a recovery and psychologically informed approach. They will be a good communicator, be great at building trust and be keen to work as part of a new team to contribute to the delivery of this valuable service. This is a night time service, so the candidate will need to be able to work evenings.

This is a part time role, up to 18 hours a week, covering shifts from 5.30pm-11.30pm 3 days/week (Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings).

The role is a fixed term contract, until March 2022, with a salary of £21,718 – £23, 053 (pro rata).

To view more information about the Recovery Navigator role or to apply, click HERE.

The deadline for applications is the 4th March, with interviews held on the 10th March.

For more information, please contact Tammie Hemmett, Team Manager,