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Mental Health First Aid Instructor

  • Location

    Newbury, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Social and Healthcare

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £150 - £600 per day

  • Job ref:

    5113217_1569197186

  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months

  • Start date:

    23-09-2019

  • Expiry date:

    23-10-2019

Our client is seeking a Mental Health First Aid Instrcutor to join their team on an initial 5 month contract with the possibility of an extension.

Working Hours and Pay Rate:

Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00. At a pay rate of £150 - £600 Per Day PAYE

Job Purpose:

We are looking for an experienced, fully qualified Mental Health First Aid Instructor that can deliver the accredited MHFA England Adult Courses under the Working Well sub-brand. The Instructor will be currently registered with MHFA England and will be required to adhere to the MHFA Member Instructor Agreement.

The MHFA Instructor will be required to deliver the Mental Health First Aid England suite of adult courses (half-day, one day and two days). West Berkshire Wellbeing offers these courses as open (public) and bespoke (in-house), across Berkshire and neighboring counties.

The ideal candidate will need:

  • At least 4 years of experience of delivering training within the workplace health and wellbeing sector.

  • At least 3 years experience of delivering MHFA Adult training to the corporate sector.

  • A professional background as a mental health practitioner in the NHS or private practice, HR practitioner or people manager in the corporate sector.
  • Experience of delivering the accredited training and assessment of Royal Society of Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Award In Understanding Mental Wellbeing.

Previous Experience:

Delivered training within the workplace health and wellbeing sector.

Delivered training solo and as a co-trainer

Delivered training in a range of venues from church halls to leisure centers to corporate offices, with a range of different training room setups..

Worked within the business and corporate sectors.

Confident using digital MHFA instructor materials.

Comfortable keeping in touch with the West Berkshire Wellbeing Team using email, phone, conference calls and face to face meetings.

Confident using social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) to share posts promoting West Berkshire Wellbeing's open MHFA courses.

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