Mental Health Advisor

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Up to £10,000
17 Oct 2020
19 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Mental health advisor - working from home

Your new company

You will be working for a well-respected University, who are committed to ensuring their students are supported with any serious and enduring mental health difficulties. This position is currently a working from home post until January 2021.

Your new role

You will be responsible for working closely with the University and external services in order provide support for students with mental health difficulties. Daily tasks involve contributing to the development of policies, procedures and practices to improve services for students. In addition to this, you will co-ordinate support packages, assist colleagues within the Counselling, Health & Wellbeing Service, provide individual and group support for students with mental health difficulties and liaise with external services.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to be considered for this position, it is essential you have excellent knowledge of how to assess mental health needs, develop care plans, liaise with other mental health professionals and primary care. You will have a qualification in a profession relevant to the post (such as mental health nurse, mental health social worker, clinical psychologist). Furthermore, your previous experience of working with clients who have severe and enduring mental health problems within a specialist mental health setting will be crucial for this role.

What you'll get in return

  • You will be working within a strong staff support network with a community atmosphere
  • Comprehensive induction programme and regular in-house training
  • Competitive pay rate

What you need to do now
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