NJC point 15 £23,953
Full Time Fixed term to 31/10/2022 (subject to funding)
This post will support the Wellbeing Ambassador project, which recruits, trains, and engages with young volunteers aged 14-25 years.
This project champions co-production and the participation of young people in all aspects of service design, delivery and evaluation; highlighting the power of the voice of young people and those with adverse experience and challenges.
We are looking for a person with experience of working with young people, delivering training to young people and a person that can inspire and empower young people to engage in social action and campaigning to improve their local communities and those in need of mental health services.
This role will focus on the following outcomes:
- Young people aged 14-25 are engaged in volunteering with Newport Mind, improving their wellbeing.
- Young people in Newport receive timely support for their mental health.
- Professionals are trained by the Wellbeing Ambassadors to improve how they speak to young people about mental health.
- Young people will have accessible information about mental health.
This is an established project that will continue to thrive with an enthusiastic and passionate person, who will continue the development of the volunteering opportunities we provide to young people here at Newport Mind.