Self-Management – ‘Social Reporting’ Peer Volunteer

  • Title: Self-Management – ‘Social Reporting’ Peer Volunteer
  • Location: East Renfrewshire
    Renfrewshire
  • Closing date: February 16, 2018

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RAMH is a well-established recovery focused community and employability support service for individuals and families experiencing mental health issues.

ACUMEN is a service user and carer lead network which operates across Argyll & Bute, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde & Renfrewshire. It aims to bring service users & carers together to support development and positive change in mental health services.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic individuals with lived experience of mental health issues who can identify and demonstrate their personal skills and attributes gained from their own personal journey of recovery, experts by experience!

As a self-management social reporting peer volunteer, you would be using your lived experience of self-managing mental health to promote the development of knowledge and skills in self-management. You will be responsible for supporting the self-management and ACUMEN teams in promoting the use of self-management with service users, promoting and attending self-management events and in a variety of mediums including Community radio.

Training:
Appropriate training including induction will be given as well as “on the job” training, individual development training, feedback and supervision.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact: Rachel McLean, ACUMEN Development Manager, on 0141 847 8900.

Application packs can be obtained by telephoning the RAMH Recruitment line on 0141 847 8910 and quoting the ref no 506 or can be downloaded below.