Recovery Advisor – Thinking Well Sussex (Eastbourne, Lewes, and Bexhill)

Salary: £24,050- £25,396 per year

Hours: 37 per week

Location: East Sussex

Closing Date: 04/04/2023

Job Description:

The Thinking Well Service offer a dedicated specialist Personality Disorder Service across three locations in East Sussex. Working in partnership with Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, the service will offer therapeutic clinical treatment programmes including Schema, MBT approaches alongside community support programmes, recovery, and peer support groups with the objective of improving the health and wellbeing of individuals who have a range of complex presentations within secondary mental health services.

We are looking to appoint a full time Recovery Advisor to work within this service. Applicants should have experience of working in a mental health setting, and preferably with people with a personality disorder or Complex presentation.  You will be committed to working within a co-production model to develop the service. The service covers three locations, and you will be required to work from all three Locations.

Your Main Role as a Recovery Advisor will be to Plan and deliver our community groups along side either another recovery Advisor, Peer specialist or a member of the clinical team. These groups can either be Psychoeducational such as workshops around Anxiety, Relationships and Boundaries or Sleep or Psychosocial groups such as cooking, creative art workshops, outdoor trips.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and are fully committed to supporting Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) and welcome applications from all candidates that meet our job specifications.  If you feel there is a barrier that potentially prevents you from applying, do get in contact with us at  as we are always happy to discuss (or arrange a discussion we the recruiting manager) to explore if any reasonable adjustments can be made to support your application.

Please feel free to read our Prospectus which is attached to this Job advert to find out more of what we deliver and if you have any questions or want to know more about the role, please contact the Team Manager Josh at

Closing Date – 4th April 2023

Interview Date – 14th April 2023

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