My name is Emma Lawrence.
I enjoy socialising, travel, reading novels and music, especially concerts and live music.
What Job Do I Do?
I am the Retail Manager of the shop, whilst offering Therapeutic Support to various people living with mental illness. I am also very involved with fundraising and brand awareness as this is part of my role also.
Where Do I Work?
Mind Jersey Nearly New Shop, 53 New Street and the Mind Jersey office in Beresford Street
When might you work with me?
Currently I am in charge of 18 volunteers, and also support people on a one to one basis offering self-confidence, self-awareness and retail training through therapeutic support.
What does a typical day look like in my job?
I don’t have a typical day, my role is very varied, and I split my time between the shop and the main office. The volunteer’s wellbeing is paramount together with supporting individuals to live a fulfilled life empowerment
What do I like most about my job?
Volunteer’s person achievements, being able to sign post people in the direction of other Mind Jersey services.
Working with individuals on a supervisory role and watching the progress people make themselves at the end of the sessions.