Paid vacancies in the VCSE Sector

If you are a VCSE organisation and you want to advertise a paid role within your organisation through VANS.

Please call Janice on 01934 416486 or email her at janice.saunders@vansmail.org.uk to check for availability.

Advertising paid roles has a fixed price of £75 per role (plus VAT if applicable) and they will be promoted through our monthly newsletter, social media channels and on our website.  If there is a closing date for the role, please ensure that we have sufficient time to be able to promote your role using these marketing channels.

CURRENT VACANCIES

YOUNG PEOPLE’S MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER (9154) – BARNARDO’S at Junction 3 

 CONTRACT TYPE:  FIXED TERM 

 END DATE:  31 AUGUST 2022

 HOURS: 22.5

 SALARY:  £14,317.97 – £19,357.91 (Actual)  (£23,545.10 – £31,833.00 (FTE)) 

 CLOSING DATE:  1 AUGUST 2021

 INTERVIEW DATE:  12 AUGUT 2021

 Would you like to be involved in this unique opportunity to support Children and Young People in Weston-super-Mare Barnardo’s Mental Health In Schools Service?  This is a new service starting in September 2021.  The service will provide counselling support and decider skills groups for secondary age children.  The service is based alongside secondary schools in Weston in order to provide accessible services for young people with mild and moderate mental health needs.

Your primary role will be to provide one to one listening support for young people in schools.  We will train you in delivering Decider Skills Courses. Decider Skills Courses teach young people skills to manage and understand their own emotions and run for 1.5 hr sessions for a six week period.  You will run drop ins and whole class mental health awareness sessions.

Duties will include:

  • Liaising with schools and managing referrals.
  • Providing brief solution focused counselling sessions for young people.
  • Working in schools to de-stigmatise mental health and to raise awareness of how to get help.
  • Delivering Decider Skills Groups and contributing to holiday support groups.

 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE ROLE, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

YOUNG PEOPLE’S MENTAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER (9153) – BARNARDO’S at Junction 3 

CONTRACT TYPE:  FIXED TERM 

END DATE:  31 AUGUST 2022

HOURS:  21 – 30

SALARY:  £23,545.10 – £31,833.00 (FTE) 

CLOSING DATE:  1 AUGUST 2021

INTERVIEW DATE:  12 AUGUT 2021

Would you like to be involved in this unique opportunity to support Children and Young People in Weston-super-Mare Barnardo’s Mental Health In Schools Service?  This is a new service starting in September 2021.  The service will provide counselling support and decider skills groups for secondary age children.  The service is based alongside secondary schools in Weston in order to provide accessible services for young people with mild and moderate mental health needs.

Your primary role will be to provide groupwork for young people to support them understand and manage their own emotions.  During school term times you will deliver Decider Skills Courses. Decider Skills Courses teach young people skills to manage and understand their own emotions and run for 1.5 hr sessions for a six week period.  During School holidays you will run additional sessions to celebrate young people’s achievements and build peer support.  You may be asked to drop ins and whole class mental health awareness sessions as part of a wider team.

Duties will include:

  • Liaising with schools and manging referrals.
  • Running Decider Skills Courses with groups of 6-10 young people.
  • Planning additional celebration activities during school holidays.
  • Working in schools to de-stigmatise mental health and to raise awareness of how to get help.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE ROLE, PLEASE CLICK HERE