Mental Health and Psychological Assessment Worker
Location: University of Sheffield
Salary: Grade 7 £31,302 - £39,609 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing Date: 21st June 2019
Are you interested in working for a world top 100 University?
We have an exciting opportunity at the University Student Access to Mental Health and Counselling Service (SAHMS) for a professionally qualified, registered/accredited, mental health worker with demonstrable post-qualification experience working in the field of mental health, to join our established and expanding team of Mental Health and Psychological Assessment Workers.
SAHMS offers students at the university a single point of contact to access a range of mental health and psychological wellbeing services both within the University of Sheffield and within the wider community.
Our dedicated team of Mental Health and Psychological Assessment workers offer:
• Triage assessments and signposting/or referral to ongoing service provision
• Follow-up support advice sessions
• Advice on student mental health to other university staff
We would like to hear from you if have experience in the assessment of mental health difficulties as well as a strong interest in working with students and student mental health. As the role involves working regularly with students with a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, it is vital that you can work with patience, tolerance and sensitivity and have a non-judgmental approach when working with people from a range of different backgrounds.