Peer Mentor Brighton Its often overwhelming for the people we support to make changes in their lives. You can help by donating your time as a volunteer peer mentor.
Do you have lived experience of recovery?
Would you like to join the peer mentoring team in Brighton & Hove to support others on their recovery journey by giving one to one support?
With this role youll be working as part of Brighton & Hove Recovery Service Team, based in Brighton.
The team supports people who have drug and alcohol problems.
In this role you will be supporting the people who use our services by offering them one-to-one support in the community.
At this time during the Covid 19 pandemic we are offering one to one support remotely by phone.
We will be looking to resume face to face support as soon as Covid 19 restrictions are lifted.
Whether youre talking about goals in a coffee shop, or giving advice on the best way to achieve a stable recovery, no two sessions will be the same.
We treat everyone as individual, so... being flexible, curious and a good listener are key.
Helping people to take that next step can be a challenge, so in return for your time we will offer you comprehensive training and will ensure that you have someone at the other end of the phone for day-to-day advice and guidance.
We will also make sure you have a named supervisor, who you will meet up with regularly.
By peer mentoring with us you will gain valuable experience and skills, as well as making a real difference.
Our values are to be compassionate, open and bold. If this sounds like you wed love to hear from you so click apply.