This vacancy has now closed

Business Support Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,440 – £29,794
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 3rd July 2020


  • Advertised from 19th June 2020
  • 37.5 hours per week. Fixed Term – 12 months.
  • W591

Role

Around since 1923, SAMH is Scotland’s national mental health charity.

SAMH has represented the voice of people most affected by mental health problems in Scotland for more than 90 years.

Today, in over 60 communities we work with adults and young people providing mental health social care support, services in primary care, schools and further education, among others. These services together with our national programme work in See Me, respectme, suicide prevention and active living; inform our policy and campaign work to influence positive social change.

SAMH is dedicated to mental health and wellbeing for all: with a vision of a society where people are able to live their lives fully, regardless of present or past circumstances.

As Business Support Officer you will be central to ensuring that See Me continues to be supported by effective systems, processes and procedures delivered to quality standards. This is a rewarding role in an ambitious organisation with a national profile. Bringing a naturally engaging style, you will work alongside colleagues across See Me, supporting them to deliver an impactful & sustainable programme.

The role will be challenging and rewarding. The successful candidate will be energetic and driven individual who is motivated to make a positive impact to end mental health stigma and discrimination. You’ll have good experience of working supportively with people and will have a strong equality and inclusion ethos and approach. At the same time, you’ll be adept at ensuring delivery to plan and capturing good monitoring data to support reporting and evaluation.

Application notes

Closing date for all applications is Friday 3rd July at 12 noon.

Interviews for the Business Support Officer will take place on Thursday 16th July 2020.

PVG Scheme Membership, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required. Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website https://www.samh.org.uk/information/work-with-us/vacancies/business-support-officer-w591

Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to jobs@samh.org.uk, no other form of application will be accepted.