Mental Health Adviser - 18 hrs per week

Ref HR14023a
Type Support
Department Student Support & Guidance
Salary £25,513 - £27,864 (PRO RATA) PER ANNUM
Closing date 27 May 2015

Job details

The University of Chester is seeking to appoint a Mental Health Advisor to join the Student Support and Guidance team.

You will be required to deliver appropriate mental health support, including the provision of psychological treatment and/or making suitable and timely referrals according to the individual needs of students, in order to ensure that students can engage successfully with their studies and the broader student experience.

The post is based at the Chester campus, but you will be required to travel to other campuses and sites.

You will be educated to degree level or equivalent, and hold a relevant professional qualification (Registered Mental Health Nurse or Social Worker with experience of working in Mental Health Services).  In addition, you will have registered with a relevant professional body e.g. the Nursing and Midwifery Council and the Health Professions Council respectively.

You will have relevant experience within a mental health role, and be computer literate.  An understanding of the Higher Education environment would be desirable. 

Candidates should and apply for the post via our Online Recruitment Website quoting reference number HR14023a