Sessional Children & Young People’s Worker for our Breaking Silence Service

Murray Hall Community Trust (MHCT) is a voluntary organisation and registered charity and are one of the leading health and wellbeing charities in the Black Country and Birmingham and specifically Sandwell.

We are currently seeking to recruit a:

Sessional Children & Young People’s Worker for our Breaking Silence Service

Salary Scale 5: £10.20 ph. School Holidays – 40 hours per year (inclusive of planning time)

Fixed Term Contract to 14/02/2022

Breaking Silence aims to reduce the stigma of self-harm for YP/families and professionals through the delivery of awareness and early identification interventions.

The successful candidate will develop, plan, deliver, promote and monitor the impact of 5 interactive themed school holiday group activities per year for CYP aged 7 – 18 years of age identified with self-harm issues.

You will deliver group activities which will allow CYP anonymously to tell their stories, leading to the development of a range of resources promoting recovery, self-belief and peer support.

You will work with other Murray Hall Community Trust CTS teams to promote, engage, support and work Youth Champions.

MHCT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

What’s in it for you?

As well as a competitive salary offered you will receive additional benefits:

  • Flexible working
  • 24/7 access to Employee Assistance Programme       

How to apply: Please request an application form from

Closing Date: 4pm on 18th January 2019

Interviews to take place: 31st January 2019

For an informal discussion please contact Manjit Dehal or Kelly Freeman on 01902 826306.