Mental Health Advisor, Cornwall

Closing date:Expiring soon

Truro and Penwith CollegeCornwall

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £19,491 - £21,709 pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

Term time • Job Share applicants welcome.  

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 may be necessary.  

Application forms, job descriptions and details of how to apply for the above post are available online at  or via email  

Closing dare: 12 Noon, Friday 22 March 2019

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.

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More about Truro and Penwith College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: College Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3XX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1872 267 000
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