This introductory workshop gives you an opportunity to learn or refresh your knowledge of the techniques and information to help you get involved effectively in service improvement at Sussex Partnership. You will have the option of joining our bank of Experts by Experience, becoming involved in a wide range of engagement work, including recruitment of new staff. We teach you how to articulate your thoughts and ideas coherently to effect meaningful changes in services and support you on your recovery journey.

Learning outcomes

Students will:

  • Be able to use their experiences, good and bad, in a way that is safe for them, to make positive changes in the organisation
  • Be confident and effective in meetings
  • Become involved in recruitment of new staff

Course structure

Two consecutive full-day workshops

Aimed at

Anyone with longstanding or moderate to severe mental health challenges. Carers and supporters, as well as Trust staff members, are also welcome to apply.