Health and Wellbeing Coach (Counsellor, Occupational Therapist)

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
Salary £26,579 - £28,477
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Health and Wellbeing Coach (Counsellor, Occupational Therapist) SYHA47860

Based within the Sheffield City Region

Salary £26,579 - £28,477

Our client is a successful not-for-profit organisation with a strong commitment to the Sheffield City Region. A Sunday Times Best 100 Companies “one to watch” they are a forward thinking, innovative and ambitious organisation.

They have recently secured investment from the European Social Fund (ESF) and Big Lottery Fund (BLF) to lead an exciting & ambitious programme. Their Programme; Building Better Opportunities - Sheffield City Region (BBO SCR) is an integrated, person-centred employment service for people with physical and mental health conditions, learning disabilities and complex needs. It’s based on Individual Placement Support, a “place then train” approach that’s shown to be twice as effective as traditional approaches.

The programme is to be delivered over a two year period and will involve working with voluntary, community and private sector organisations in delivering objectives that have been set within their vision & strategy. The post holder will:

·Use experience as a Counsellor, Occupational Therapist or other Allied Health Profession to provide therapy to customers.

·Support customers to overcome health barriers to gain employment.

·Act as a person-centred case manager leading on action planning with customers.

·Work in tandem with the Work and Enterprise Coach and as part of a wider multidisciplinary team.

Working Hours: 37 hours per week including some evenings and weekends

Closing Date: Sunday 7 May 2017

Assessment Centre:Wednesday 24 May 2017

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