Engagement & Referrals Coordinator – Bloom Sheffield

Posted on: 26/01/2022

We are looking for an Engagement & Referrals Coordinator who will be responsible for managing and screening referrals and supporting attendees to access our Gardening To Feel Good groups.

These groups are for women who have been referred to us from healthcare, or who have self-referred independently. These groups have a focus on mental health and are attended by women who need support managing their mental health needs. Learn more about Bloom Sheffield and what we do here.

Salary: £10.50 per hour

Hours: 22.5 hours per week, flexible, fixed term until 31st October 2022 (contract extension hopeful but subject to funding)

Location: Our garden is at Heeley and Meersbrook Allotment

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage and screen referrals from individuals and healthcare providers
  • Liaise with project partners to programme and organise the Gardening to Feel Good Groups
  • Research and develop new relationships with community groups and charitable organisations in the city
  • Work closely with the Mental Health Group Leader to ensure that all attendees have their needs met
  • Work with attendees to help them access the groups, including providing an introductory visit to the garden, helping them manage public transport and potentially a home visit
  • Conduct progress & signposting meetings with attendees to ensure they can access further support after attending the Gardening to Feel Good Groups

For more information or for an informal chat about the role, email Kendall on [email protected].

Deadline: Friday 18th February 2022, 12 noon

For more information and how to apply, click here.