Vacancy Description:

The WELL-Bean (Crisis) Café is Northern Irelands pioneer mental health crisis service which comes in under the Towards Zero Suicide Initiative and the Suicide Prevention Care Pathway. The WELL-Bean (Crisis) Café provides a safe space for people who are either experiencing or moving towards mental health crisis. People aged 18+ can self-present or be referred to The WELL-Bean (Crisis) Café to access support. Staff support people to discuss the nature of the crisis they are experiencing and use professional counselling, safety planning and effective signposting. Visitors to the cafe are supported to identify their strengths and coping skills and then helped to understand how they could use these to decrease their distress and promote resilience. The Cafe is co-produced and peer support through volunteering is encouraged. The WELL-Bean (Crisis) Café is a warm, welcoming environment offering a range of activities run by fully qualified counsellors and trained volunteers.

As part of The WELL-Bean Cafe crisis support services, The WELL-Bean (Crisis) Café Manager will manage the Counselling Coordinating teams, the successful applicant will initially report to the Chief Executive, and will play an integral part in the marketing, communication, volunteer recruitment and training and the rollout of The WELL-Bean Café crisis response services.

Applications emailed or hard copy should be returned no later than Friday 19th August 2022 @ 4.00pm

Closing Date: 19/08/2022


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