Volunteer Mental Health Support Worker
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Volunteer Mental Health Support Worker

Job description

On our psychology-focused placement, volunteers work as Activity Support Workers - running theraputic activity sessions for individuals living with a range of mental health issues and disabilities, as well as teaching English at a variety of settings in the local community. Volunteers on all of our placements have the opportunity to learn from local professionals to increase their knowledge and enhance their skill sets whilst being immersed in an exciting new culture.

We are on the look out for passionate, motivated individuals who have a keen interest and knowledge of psychology and mental health to join our teams, and continue to provide valuable resources to the communities we work with. SLV.Global was founded by a group of psychology graduates, so we are well aware of the importance of gaining valuable, relevant experience to progress into a career in the field and we have developed the placements with that in mind.

What we are looking for

  • Must have keen interest in and knowledge of psychology and mental health
  • Aged 18 or over

Qualifications

Our placements are not "one size fits all," but tailored to your experience and education level. If you have a passion for global mental health, and want to learn more about how cross-cultural factors impact mental health access and treatment, you're in the right place.

Accepted degree subjects

  • health sciences
  • social sciences
  • psychology

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 01/04/2019

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Closing date: Continuous recruitment

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Additional job details

LocationBali · Indonesia · Sri Lanka
Salary

Unpaid

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