Become a lived experience representative for our network

This webpage lists opportunities to join various projects as a lived experience representatives in Greater Manchester.

Lived experience representatives bring the perspective of people who have either accessed mental health services or support, or have lived experience of mental health, to projects and meetings taking place across the area that are related to transforming or improving mental health care.

We’re also looking for new people to join our staff team! Click here for more details:

https://www.imhn.org/work-with-imhn/ 


 

Lived Experience Leadership Forum – representatives for Tameside & Trafford

We are looking for lived experience representatives from Tameside and Trafford, to join our Lived Experience Leadership Forum and contribute to the transformation and improvement of mental health care in Greater Manchester (GM). Our Lived Experience Leadership Forum is attended by appointed reps from across the 10 GM boroughs and is a space for lived experience representatives to raise issues, concerns and ideas surrounding mental health in the community. IMHN will feedback any conversations that require escalation to Greater Manchester’s Health & Social Care Partnership meetings (including the Mental Health Strategy Advisory Group), ensuring that the voices of people with lived experiences are heard and actively involved in the improvement of services.  

 

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role.

Click here to apply now!

 


 

Maternal Mental Health Services pilot project – co-production collaborative group

Help influence the future of maternal mental health services. Have you accessed maternal mental health services? We want to hear your experiences! 

Your role will include: 

  • Giving Feedback
  • Attending meetings
  • Being involved in the co-production of a new service
  • Getting paid for your time

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role. Applications close on October 30th, 23:59pm.

Click here to apply now!


 

IAPT Programme: Experts By Experience group

We are currently looking for people to join the experts by experience group that will bring together people with lived experience to input and develop the services for psychological therapies.

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role.

Click here to apply now!

 


 

Personality Disorder: Experts By Experience group

We are currently looking for people to join the experts by experience group that will bring together people with lived experience to input and develop the services for personality disorders.

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role.

Click here to apply now!

 


 

Response to Crisis: Experts By Experience group

We are currently looking for people to join the experts by experience group that will bring together people with lived experience to input and develop services for mental health crisis.

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role.

Click here to apply now!

 


 

Mental Health & Housing: Experts By Experience group

We are currently looking for people to join the experts by experience group that will bring together people with lived experience to input and develop the services for mental health & housing.

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role.

Click here to apply now!

 


 

Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale: Lived Experience Representatives to work with Living Well UK

We are looking for lived experience representatives to contribute to the transformation and improvement of mental health care in Greater Manchester (GM).

Click here to read the opportunity description for this role.

If you wish to express interest in this opportunity, please click here to apply now 


 

If you have any queries about the roles listed on this page, please get in touch. Email:

For more information about what lived experience representatives do, click here to read the general opportunity description.