Social Mentor Volunteer
Hosted by: Rotherham and Barnsley Mind

Rotherham and Barnsley Mind’s Social Mentor Volunteer offers facilitation support to our group sessions consisting of service users with mental health issues. Social sessions provide an opportunity for peer support; relearn lost skills and find new ones; regain confidence and self-esteem; reduce social isolation; increase independence and to build a new social network.

The Social Mentor will greet service users on arrival – especially ones who are new to the group. Making them feel supported, encourage social interaction with peers and participate in the programmed activities.

Recruitment process:

If you are interested in applying, please email contactus@rbmind.co.uk to request an application pack.

Skills and quaifications:

Ability to make group members feel supported, encourage social interaction with peers and participate in the programmed activities.

For more information please contact Claire Rowley / Liz Hopkinson:
Email: clairerowley@rbmind.co.uk / elizabeth@rbmind.co.uk

Gender restrictions?: No
Type of activity: Befriending and buddying, Mental Health