Mental Health and Designated Safeguarding Lead
White Lodge based with regular travel to Upper School
We are seeking a motivated, committed and flexible individual to join our multi-disciplinary healthcare team as a Mental Health and Designated Safeguarding Lead. This unique position will lead the development and delivery of Safeguarding at the School as both Mental Health and Designated Safeguarding Lead, act as deputy to the Health Care Manager, provide therapeutic one-on-one support to Upper School students and professional input as part of a multi-disciplinary team supporting the physical, mental health and emotional wellbeing of students.
The successful candidate will be a well-qualified Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist or a Clinical Child Psychologist, with CAMHS experience, will be responsible for ensuring appropriate and effective mental health provision in this demanding elite vocational environment. The role will also manage policies, policy development and compliance control for the Healthcare team and deliver in house training time to time.
Start date: 1 September 2018
Salary: Circa £43,000 per annum depending on skills, knowledge and experience
Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 52 weeks of the year.
Holidays: 30 days per annum plus bank holidays when the School is not open. Holidays should be taken outside of term time.
Location: Based at White Lodge with regular travel to Covent Garden weekly. Hours will likely be split in the region of 70% at White Lodge and 30% at Upper School.
For the job description and how to apply, please visit our website: www.royalballetschool.org.uk/information/work-with-us
Please note that we do not accept CV’s.
Closing date: 16 July 2018
Interview: 20 July 2018
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check and further pre-employment checks to comply with boarding school recruitment regulations.