Student Mental Health Adviser

5 days left

Joseph Chamberlain College
£22,034 per annum, FTE. This will be adjusted for term time only working
12 Jul 2021
06 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern

Student Mental Health Adviser

£22,034 per annum, FTE. This will be adjusted for term time only working

Hours per week: 36.5 per week, term time only

Contract Type: Fixed term, one year

Joseph Chamberlain College

1 Belgrave Road


B12 9FF

Telephone Number: 0121 446 2255

Email Address:

Job Start Date: To be confirmed.

As a Student Mental Health Adviser, you will provide information, advice and guidance to 16-18-year

olds who are experiencing a range of mental health issues.

Working closely with key members of the Student Services team you will be responsible for a caseload of students, supporting them to develop their resilience and improve their mental health. Providing engaging mental health training and guidance to staff on how to effectively support students and establishing strong external partnership relationships are also important aspects of this role.

The successful candidate will understand the needs of our students, be committed to improving their life chances and passionate about supporting them to succeed. You will also be flexible, self-motivated, with excellent organisational skills. For this role, you will be required to be qualified to degree level or hold a professional qualification in Mental Health support. In addition to this, you will also be a member of an appropriate professional body, with proven credibility in a professional setting.

By joining us, you would play a vital role in the College, which was graded as ‘outstanding’ in all categories by Ofsted in 2017. We excel in providing a broad, inclusive and high quality education to all of our learners, which has resulted in some of the highest levels of progression to Higher Education in the sector. In 2019, Joseph Chamberlain College achieved A level pass rates of 99.4%, which were the best results in the history of the College.

We were featured in the 2019 Parliamentary Review for best practice in further education for the second time and were awarded the Teachers’ Development Trust (TDT) this year for our comprehensive package of innovative and high impact professional development.

Our College is situated within easy reach of Birmingham City Centre, in a state-of-the-art building with superbly equipped classrooms and outstanding facilities.

If you are aspirational for all young people and want to play a part in shaping their futures, we would really like to hear from you.

Hours of work will be full-time, term-time only. This is a one-year fixed term contract.

The salary for this post is on the Colleges' Support staff pay scale, point 10, which currently is £22,034 per annum, FTE. This will be adjusted for term time only working.

Closing Date: 6 August 2021, 12midday

For job details and an application pack please visit  or

e-mail . Alternatively, please call 0121 446 2255 for an application pack or if you require the information in a different format.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to respect this commitment. All posts will be subject satisfactory reference and an enhanced DBS check. Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College is an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs