The successful applicant’s prime responsibility will be to provide specialist support to students with mental health difficulties at both our Truro and Penzance campuses. The successful candidate will meet with individual students to assess support and needs. The Mental Health Adviser will also liaise with tutors, staff, community workers and carers where appropriate to facilitate educational attainment and retention of students allowing them to personally progress and achieve. For this rewarding position, candidates should have qualifications within the mental health/psychiatric field with a strong interest in the mental well-being of students and considerable proven experience. Due to the interagency working aspect of this role excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills are essential. Travelling between sites will be necessary.
Application forms, job descriptions and details of how to apply for the above post are available online at https://www.truro-penwith.ac.uk/home-page/work-for-us or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 1 June 2018
Curriculum Vitae are not accepted, Application Forms only.
Successful candidates will be notified within 4 weeks of the closing date.
Truro and Penwith College is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo a Criminal Record (DBS) check and past employment checks.