Service User and Carer Involvement Officer
Hours: 18.5 hours per week
Contract: 6-month fixed term contract
Salary: £26,627 - £29,093 pro rata
Location: Bristol, BS2 8PE
Second Step is actively working towards meeting our commitment to make the co-production of services a reality. Along with providing a range of ways for people with lived experience of mental health issues to work for us, we have an established record of involving the people we support in the design, review and improvement of our services and are committed to establishing a strong carers’ voice within the organisation.
We are looking for a enthusiastic and dynamic person who can help provide leadership and practical support to the continued development of involvement activity within the organisation. This person must be an excellent communicator who is flexible in their approach and responsive to the needs of the variety of customers that this post will work closely with. The role will include working in partnership with individuals and groups of people with lived experience to maintain an understanding of best practice in involvement / co-production, to develop and review policies and to write and deliver training to support improved involvement practices across the organisation.
Please send a CV and Cover Letter to Jobs@second-step.co.uk
Closing date: 4th August 2017, 9am