Development Worker (Physical and Sensory Impairment and Mental Health)

Closing date 27 June 2019
Organisation Forum Central
Location Joseph's Well
Hours Part time
31 hours per week
Salary NJC SP 23–25 £26,999 pro rata
Telephone 0113 242 1321
Forum Central – Development Worker (Physical and Sensory Impairment and Mental Health)
We have an exciting opportunity for a well-motivated and articulate person to join our small and friendly team. Forum Central is the voice of the health and care third sector in Leeds, bringing specialist knowledge around learning disabilities, mental health, older people and physical and sensory impairment. You can find out more on our website

We are looking for someone who can think strategically, has a strong understanding of the third sector and brings excellent partnership working, networking and influencing skills. This role will have a specific focus on the areas of physical and sensory impairment and mental health.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join us at a pivotal time for the health and care third sector in Leeds, working alongside a range of colleagues in the third sector and beyond. The job will provide the successful candidate with an interesting, stimulating and rewarding portfolio of work.  

What we are offering
Our salaries are linked to NJC pay scales where salaries are negotiated with unions annually and we offer generous annual leave and pension contributions.

We are a Mindful Employer and are committed to promoting positive mental health in the workplace, as well as creating a working environment where our staff can thrive.

How to apply
Download the application pack and return completed applications to

CVs will not be accepted.
For an informal chat or more information, please contact Lucy Graham, PSI-Volition Director at Forum Central on 0113 2421321 or

The closing date for applications is 12 midnight on Thursday 27 June. Interviews are likely to be held on Friday 5 July.  

We look forward to hearing from you – best wishes and good luck!
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