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Lead Navigator

£25,707 per annum
37 hours per week
Maternity Cover – 1 Year
Kirklees (Office base Batley)
Ref: P17

The West Yorkshire-Finding Independence (WY-FI) project is improving the lives and wellbeing of people with some of the most entrenched multiple needs across West Yorkshire. Beneficiaries of the project experience at least 3 of the following needs; homelessness, addiction, re-offending and/or mental ill-health. The project supports those individuals who don’t engage in services, revolve in and out of services or are excluded from services.

A Big Lottery Funded project, WY-FI is a partnership of 9 delivery partners led by DISC, working across all five local authorities in West Yorkshire to deliver improvements to the service user journey by enabling integrated and effective working between services and agencies.

As a Lead Navigator you will develop working relationships across your locality network of service providers, local forums, support groups and Commissioners; as well as provide support and challenge to your team.

WY-FI is a unique and exciting opportunity to help support some of the most disadvantaged people in society to access the services and interventions they need to build their resilience, gain confidence, achieve their aspirations to live fulfilling lives and become active citizens in their communities.

If you are excited about the chance to work in a busy varied role and think you can do a remarkable job for us, then we’d love to hear from you.

To apply for this position please complete and return the application form linked opposite.

You will be joining Community Links an award-winning, leading mental health provider working across the region of Yorkshire and the Humber whose core values are: behaving with integrity, embracing individuality, valuing people, taking pride in what we do, achieving excellence.

Closing Date 23:59 on Sunday 5th August 2018
Interview date to be confirmed.

We aim for our workforce to reflect the diverse and exciting region we serve.