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Vacancies

 

Family Wellbeing and Resilience Worker

£22,911  37 hours per week 

Permanent subject to continuation of funding from April 2020

Take the lead in promoting resilience approaches to improve mental well-being and resilience for children, young people and their families, supporting them to develop and acquire the skills and resources to make positive changes to achieve better outcomes in life.

We are looking for a worker who can confidently work proactively, on their own initiative and/or in partnership to provide and deliver one to one support, family support, group work, self-management courses and awareness raising activities appropriately in a variety of settings, to individuals, groups and different audiences.

Application Form  Job Description

Completed applications must be returned by email to admin@newportmind.org

Applications by CV will NOT be accepted

Closing Date for Applications: 10am Monday 13th of May 2019

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 22nd of May 2019

 

Volunteer Coordinator, Young Person's Volunteering Project

0.6 FTE (22.5 hours per week)

NJC point 15 (22,991 p.a pro rata)

Fixed term until 31st March 2020

Do you enjoy working with young volunteers?

Are you looking to join the team at a trusted local charity?

Newport Mind is starting a 12 month pilot of a new volunteering project, providing young volunteers with the suppport and training they need to help deliver a befriending scheme for older people in the community.

We are looking for a passionate, hardworking and committed individual to cordinate and deliver this new project.  You'll help to design, implement and evaluate the project from start to finish, and to help spread the word of the benefits of volunteering in structured settings.  You'll also be helping to support the volunteers with their own mental health, and to encourage then to keep on volunteering in their communities.

In return for your passion and committment, you'll have access to 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) pro rata, flexible working hours, and access to Newport Mind's pension scheme.

Application Form   Job Description

Completed applications must be returned by email to admin@newportmind.org

Applications by CV will NOT be accepted.

Closing Date: 10am Tuesday 7th of May 2019

Interviews: Friday 17th of May 2019

 

Chair of Directors

Newport Mind is at an exciting and challenging point in its development having recently purchased its premises with ambitious redevelopment plans including a social enterprise cafe, updated offices, meeting rooms, and supported accommodation.

Newport Mind's Board of Directors are looking for a new Chair to provide leadership and direction to the Board of Directors and enable the Board to fulfill their responsibilities for the overall governance and strategic direction of the organisation.

 

Treasurer

The current financial situation is challenging for all charities and Newport Mind's Board of Directors has identified the need to have specialist expertise at Board level to provide strategic financial guidance to support the organisation to develop, grow and to be able to implement its plans.

Director's Application Form      Chair of Directors Role Description     

Treasurer Role Description      Directors Code Of Conduct                 

Directors Induction Pack          Director Role Expectations

Charity Commission Guidance The Essential Trustee         

Charity Commission Guidance The Essential Trustee Welsh

Completed applications must be returned by email to admin@newportmind.org

Applications by CV will not be accepted

 

Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer with Changing Minds

Newport Mind has some volunteering opportunities with our Changing Minds project for young people aged 14 to 25. You can find out more on the Changing Minds website at www.changingmindsproject.org.uk/volunteering/

Our Volunteering page has further information about volunteering at Newport Mind.

Become a Trustee

If you have experience in Fundraising, Finance, Business Planning and Development, Social Enterprise development, HR, Law or Employment Law, you may be able to bring valuable knowledge and expertise into Newport Mind. Our trustees are unpaid Directors who meet regularly to oversee the work of the organisation.

Please contact us if you are interested in supporting us as a trustee