Dads in Mind, Peer Support Worker Bristol & South Gloucestershire



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Dads in Mind, Peer Support Worker
Paid role for up to 15 hrs per week
Bristol & South Gloucestershire

Bluebell Care Trust are recruiting a new Dads in Mind worker for Bristol & South Gloucestershire

We are looking for a Dad, with some lived experience of mental health difficulties, related to becoming a new parent, or who may have supported his partner, ideally also with some experience of working in a support role or equivalent, to join the Dads in Mind team, enabling us to continue to provide a service in the Bristol area while also developing a new one in South Gloucestershire.

  • Do you live in Bristol/South Glos and have up to 15 hours per week free? 
  • Would you like a paid role working for a local charity who are passionate about supporting new families with their emotional wellbeing mental health during pregnancy and beyond?
  • Are you an emotionally resilient Dad with first-hand experience of managing your own or a partners depression and anxiety related to pregnancy and birth?
  • Do you have any experience of working professionally in a mental health or family support role or similar? 
  • Are you a friendly, approachable, flexible, self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills? 
  • Would you welcome the opportunity to offer 1:1 and group support to other new dads who are having a difficult time? 
  • Do you have the necessary skills to manage and run social media also offering support to dads? 
  • Do you have your own transport?
  •  If you can answer yes to the majority of the above questions - wed really like to hear from you!
  •  For further details please call: 0117 922 0746 or email

This role has been made possible with funding from The Rayne Foundation