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Public Health Project Officer (Mental Health and Wellbeing)

  • Location: Walsall, England
  • Salary: £17.06 - £17.06 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Social Care is looking for a Public Health Project Officer (Mental Health and Wellbeing) at Walsall Borough Council paying  £17.06 per hour

The role:

Working hours: 25 hours (4 days per week with potential Thursday off)

To provide a project management function within Public Health Mental Health and to deliver relevant and appropriate community development and engagement activity across Walsall communities, particularly amongst high-risk populations seeking to improve population mental health literacy within Walsall, supporting delivery of the borough’s Mental Wellbeing Strategy. The project officer will:


      Support the relevant and appropriate mental health community interventions across Walsall communities, particularly amongst high-risk populations seeking to improve population mental health literacy within Walsall.

Be responsible for establishing a framework for continually monitoring mental health and wellbeing programmes.

Support the coordination, development, management, and implementation of complex project plans pertaining to Mental health and wellbeing (including suicide prevention).

Establish strong and effective working links with partners and key stakeholders within communities from the diverse communities of Walsall.

Undertake the marketing and promotion of Mental health and wellbeing messages (including suicide prevention) across Walsall and raise awareness of associated projects on a neighbourhood, borough-wide basis and reach diverse community groups, including those deemed “hard to reach”.

Lead areas of activity and promote effective cross-directorate working to deliver integrated solutions that optimise the use of resources and achieve Best Value and continuous improvement.

Working with Seven Social Care:

Established in 2011, Seven Social Care is a leading provider of social care professionals to county councils, charities, hospitals, care homes and private organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of social care; including Children and Adults, Mental Health, Substance Misuse, Community, Support Work and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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