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Would you like to work for a caring and supportive organisation where you can make a positive contribution to people's lives?

Do you have the right skills, qualities and aptitude to bring a high-quality standard of care and support to those experiencing mental distress as they work to regain their full potential? If so, we'd love to hear from you.

Current Opportunities

Our current vacancies are listed below:

Young People’s Projects Coordinator

We are seeking someone with experience of working with young people and that understands the mental health conditions they experience. You will need proven supervisory skills and be a good communicator at all levels, with a minimum qualification of NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or Youth Work (or equivalent). Based in our Darlington office but with travel in County Durham, Hambleton and Richmondshire.

The Coordinator will lead Darlington Mind’s Young People’s Mental Health Support projects and staff. The successful candidate will design and deliver a range of self-help/ workshops to young people within (not limited to) schools, colleges and youth facilities. Line managing the Young People’s support team, liaising with key health, social care and education professionals to promote the service, oversee project budgets, prepare regular high quality reports on progress and ensure key targets are met.

Application deadline: 19/08/22

Job Type: Full time, permanent

Salary: £23,500 per annum

Benefits: On-site parking

Bank Handyperson

Bank handyperson – experienced person with good manual dexterity required with an aptitude for undertaking small repair work, assembly of flat pack furniture, routine room redecoration work (painting) and general maintenance. The role will involve ad-hoc hours of work on a relief basis to support holidays/absences and during busy periods. Experience of working within an environment including vulnerable adults would be preferred but not essential. Based in our Darlington office.

Application deadline: 31/08/2022

Job Type: Part time, ad-hoc hours, permanent

Salary: £9.81 per hour

Benefits: On-site parking

How To Apply

Please download and complete the documents below stating the vacancy and job title. You can email your completed documents to or post them to us at Darlington Mind, St Hilda’s House, 11 Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SQ. We will get back to you as soon as possible.


We are always looking for volunteers to fill various roles. If you think your skills and personal circumstances might be better suited to help us on a voluntary basis, we'd love to hear from you.

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