Mental Health Coordinator

Expiring today

Location
Perth, Perth and Kinross
Salary
£32,920 - £37,637 per annum
Posted
22 Nov 2021
Closes
03 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands.

We have an exciting career opportunity for an experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Mental Health and Wellbeing Professional to support our Student Services Department’s Mental Health & Counselling Services.

You will be responsible for co-ordinating Wellbeing & Counselling Support within the Student Services department. This will entail oversight and implementation of various policies in relation to mental health and wellbeing provision. The role will also consider staff and student training requirements. The role will also be a point of contact for Mental Health Mentors working with Perth College students as funded via Disabled Students Allowance.

You should be educated to Degree level in a relevant subject area for example a degree in one of the caring professions e.g., Psychology, Social work, community education, mental health or other related discipline. It is envisaged that you will have experience of supporting students in a Higher Education and or Further Education setting.

Closing date: 12 noon on 03rd December 2021

Interview date: To be held week commencing 13th December 2021

This post undertakes regulated work with children and a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check is required. A check will be made against the list of those barred from working with children.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.