Indigo Peer Mentor

Job Title: 
Indigo Peer Mentor
Hours: 
Part-time (15hours per week)
Salary: 
£ 17,290 per annum pro rata
Location: 
Salford
Recruitment Type: 
External
Deadline: 
Monday, 6 December, 2021 - 12:00

Background

We are a social inclusion charity working across Greater Manchester, helping young people and adults create better futures.  We deliver holistic service and support to vulnerable women in Salford.

The Role

We are seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Peer Mentor to lead on the development and delivery of our new Indigo Peer Support Project.  The postholder will facilitate Peer Support to women in Salford who have experienced domestic abuse.  They will be managed by a Lead Practitioner/ Service Manager and will be supported by Peer Support volunteers who have lived experience. The Peer Mentor will develop low-level interventions for women, including befriending and peer support. This approach will be peer-led and co-designed to include people’s lived experiences, be built around shared interests and provide goals and pathways out of support.

To apply

We are a disability confident employer and are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. The service is offered in women only spaces and women only are eligible to apply (paragraph 1, Schedule 9 Equality Act 2010).

Further details including Job Description, Person Specification and the Application Form for this vacancy are available on our website under recruitment: www.salfordfoundation.org.uk/recruitment

If you believe that you have the relevant experience and skills, please send your CV and a covering email to: recruitment@salfordfoundation.org.uk.

Shortlisted candidates will also need to complete the full application form and send this via email by the closing date of Monday 6th December 2021 12 noon. Interviews will take Tuesday 14th December 2021

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