Community Connector (Mental Health)

Deadline: Tuesday 15th September 2020 at 12:00

Interviews: Tuesday 22nd September 2020

The Bromley by Bow Centre is a vibrant community centre in the heart of Tower Hamlets. The Centre is a charity with a national and international reputation for its innovative work in inspiring and empowering people from the local community, using a unique model of integration. It supports over 2,000 people each month.

We are seeking two Community Connectors (Mental Health) to work in Network 5 and 6, Tower Hamlets.

The Community Connectors will support people to achieve better mental health and wellbeing, increasing independence and reducing reliance on services. These are new roles funded by East London Community Foundation Trust (ELFT) and managed by the Bromley by Bow Centre.

ELFT are currently supporting a number of Community Connectors as part of a wider transformation programme in East London to redesign community mental health care for adults with serious mental illness (SMI) in Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Newham.

The Community Connectors will be embedded in the Bromley by Bow Social Prescribing service and part of a wider integrated team of voluntary sector, mental health, and primary care staff.

You can find out more about the role in the below recruitment pack.

Application Process

You can apply by completing this online form.

Alternatively, you can download the below Application Form (word file), complete and return to us with a completed Equal Opportunity form (below) and return by email to Dawn Bloom, HR Manager: hr@bbbc.org.uk.