Mental Health Peer Support Coordinator: Fife

11th October 2019

Fife Voluntary Action are recruiting for a part time Mental Health Peer Support Coordinator.

This is a partnership project with Fife Voluntary Action , Fife Health and Social Care Partnership, Fife Employment Access Trust (FEAT) and Scottish Recovery Network.

This role has been created to develop and grow a Fife Mental Health Peer Network which will:

  • contribute to the development of a shared understanding of the different types of peer support relevant to improving mental health outcomes;
  • promote a shared definition and quality standards for formal peer support workers in mental health settings (including relevant training) for Fife
  • promote quality standards for formal peer support worker management and supervision
  • work with others to develop appropriate opportunities for formal peer support work (voluntary & paid) within statutory and third sector services in Fife, aligned with Fife’s mental health strategy.

More information about the role and applications details can be found here

For an informal discussion about the position please contact Pegs Bailey, Employability Development Manager and Strategic Coordinator of Delivering Differently – e: pegs@fva.org t: 0800 389 6046

The closing date for applications is Monday 28 October 2019

Interviews will take place Tuesday 12 November 2019.