Senior Student Mental Health Adviser

Application Deadline: 25/07/2017


Job Details

Location: Imperial College London

Salary: Salary £44,510 - £53,800 per annum

Sector: Higher Education


Job Description

The post holder will hold a senior and key role within the Student Counselling and Mental Health Advice Service in providing and developing Mental Health and Wellbeing advice across the College.

Reporting to the Head of Student Counselling and Mental Health Advice, the Senior Student Mental Health Advisor will provide specialist support to students with moderate to severe and/or enduring mental health difficulties and will act as liaison between mental health services in the community and College support services. They will promote good practice and deliver training across the College community in relation to supporting students with mental health difficulties.

Alongside the Head of Student Counselling they will have a key role in developing Student Mental Health Advice including management of Student Mentor(s) and the Student Mental health Adviser.

The Student Counselling and Mental Health Advice Service of Imperial College London comprises the Head of Student Counselling and Mental Health Advice Service, one Senior Student Counsellor, one Senior Student Mental Health Adviser, one Student Mental Health Adviser, eight part-time Student Counsellors, two Study Mentors: Mental Health, a Service Coordinator and two Administrative Assistants.

Advice Service can be found at www.imperial.ac.uk/counselling. Information about the College is available at www.imperial.ac.uk

For this post we are seeking an experienced Mental Health Adviser preferably with experience of line management and working in an educational, NHS or comparative organisational context The post holder will be based at the College’s South Kensington campus and will be required to work at the College’s other campuses. Closing date 25 July 2017 (Midnight BST) Interviews will be held on Friday 25th August 2017 Our preferred method of application is online via this website. Please download the following application form and save to your computer. Once completed, please upload your application form prior to submitting your application.

To discuss the role in more detail, please contact Ms Rosie Summerhayes via e-mail: r.summerhayes@imperial.ac.uk between Monday 10th July and Tuesday 25th July 2017


Supporting Documents

SSMHA-Job-Description-and-Person-Specification-June-2017.doc