Jobs advertised on our jobs board are from organisations who demonstrate their commitment to supporting Mental Health professionals within education. By encouraging and funding membership of UMHAN they recognise the need for ongoing staff supervision and appropriate CPD to provide the best mental health support to students.

Mental Health Adviser

Location:  Solent University, Southampton

Hours: Part time

Salary: £33,797 - £39,152

Closing date: 19th May 2021

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A part time opportunity for a Mental Health Adviser to join the Therapy and Mental Health team.

As a Mental Health Adviser, you will work within our Therapy and Mental Health team in the Student Experience team by providing specialist advice, support and interventions to a range of students presenting with diverse emotional and mental health difficulties.  Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team you will provide the support needed to retain students and help them to achieve their academic potential

In providing specialist, professional support the Mental Health Adviser role is critical in supporting our student’s mental health needs. Managing a caseload of students, you will put in place support packages, run groupwork sessions, contribute to our mental health drop in and make necessary referrals to other internal and external services.

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Disability Adviser (Mental Health)

Location:  Cardiff University

Hours: Part time - 21 hours per week worked over 3 days. Fixed term 12 months covering maternity leave

Salary: £33,797 - £40,322

Closing date: 30th May 2021

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Cardiff University is recruiting a Disability Adviser (Mental Health) to cover for a period of maternity leave.You will work within the Disability and Dyslexia team, part of the Student Support and Wellbeing Division. 

You will be responsible for providing advice and support to existing and prospective students with severe, complex and long-term mental health difficulties. You will provide effective liaison and linkage between services internal and external to the university, be a source of advice and support to university staff with regard to student matters and contribute to training and awareness activities on student mental health.

We are looking for an individual with a professional qualification in the field of mental health who has previous experience of managing a client caseload of clients with mental health difficulties in an advisory role. It would be an advantage to have experience of supporting students with mental health difficulties in higher education.

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Mental Health Mentor (x2)

Location:  Cardiff University

Hours: Part time - 21 hours to be spread evenly across 3 days. 12 months fixed term

Salary: £33,797 - £40,322

Closing date: 31st May 2021

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The Disability and Dyslexia Service is seeking to appoint 2 additional mental health mentors to create and implement individualised programmes of support for students with mental health difficulties. To assist students in developing strategies which enable participation in their studies and in the management of mental health difficulties as well as assessing the effectiveness of the programme on the student’s university experience and management of mental health difficulties. You will be working with the Disability Advisers and Mental Health Advisers, carrying out supporting work, providing advice, guidance and support.

You must be educated to degree level and hold current membership with a recognised Professional Body e.g. NMC, BACP, HCPC, UKCP, SSSC/CC Wales. Experience of working with clients in mental health support is required. You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the key advances within mental health support in Higher Education.

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