Full Job Description
Department: Student Support, Wellbeing Services
Job title: Mental Health Adviser, Part time, 28 hours per week
Salary: £38,141 to £41,307 (Pro-Rata) pa inclusive of London Weighting
We are looking for an enthusiastic and driven Mental Health Adviser to join our vibrant Wellbeing team within the Student Support Department. The purpose of the Student Support service is to support student retention, achievement and satisfaction by providing a range of services to enhance student wellbeing and ensure that all students have access to a range of support appropriate to their needs. The Wellbeing Team encompasses student advice and guidance, counselling and mental health intervention. The aim is to ensure that services are visible, effective and tailored to the needs of our student community. The Service makes a key contribution to the University’s mission to support all students, whatever their background, to reach their full potential.
The Mental Health Adviser is responsible for the coordination and management of mental health related student cases. The role involves managing a complex caseload and supporting students who are high risk. We are looking for someone who is passionate, motivated and a team-player.
At Roehampton, we change lives by helping our students to develop the confidence, knowledge and adaptability they need for a successful graduate career and fulfilling life.
We are a supportive, close-knit and inclusive community, with a proud history in higher education stretching back more than 175 years. Our values come from this rich history, built on community, engagement and partnership, with a belief that no matter their background, we can help our students to realise their ambitions. Our graduates today have excellent employment prospects, and are part of a thriving and diverse global community of Roehampton alumni.
We provide an engaging portfolio of courses across the creative arts, social sciences, law, humanities, literature, education, business, and human and life sciences, including nursing. We also have an excellent research profile. With international reach, our research informs policy, enriches culture and improves people’s lives.
We are based on a beautiful 64-acre parkland campus, located in the heart of south-west London. Our staff have access to excellent facilities and a generous range of staff benefits.
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.
The University is committed to promoting diversity and equality of opportunity and aims to create a culture and environment where students and staff are treated fairly.
The closing date for completed applications is: 29 November 2022
It is expected that interviews will be held on: 6 December 2022
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: £38,141.00-£41,307.00 per year