Mental Health Support Team Supervisor (Band 7)Ref: 1040/Band7Location: Schools across the borough of SouthwarkContract: Fixed Term Contract until March 2024Salary: £45,000 per annumHours: 37.5 per week
Join our client's ambitious and passionate team which provides a range of vital therapeutic interventions across primary and secondary schools in Southwark. The Mental Health Support Team (MHST) works to improve children, young people and their families' mental health and wellbeing through a range of early intervention and prevention programmes across the diverse borough of Southwark.
The MHST is part of a national, government-funded, pioneering programme transforming mental health and wellbeing provision for children and young people via early intervention. The service was launched in Southwark in January 2022 and currently works across 8 schools, with plans to expand over the academic year. The MHST is dynamic, flexible and diverse, representing the community which the organisation serve. The organisation has been awarded funding to continue their expansion and are therefore seeking to appoint a clinical supervisor to work within their service.
This is a unique position enabling the right candidate to gain management and service implementation experience, alongside clinical supervisory responsibilities.
Key requirements: Please contact our client if you have:
- Experience of working therapeutically with children, young people and their families
- Experience and a qualification in clinical supervision
- Knowledge and understanding of the barriers children and families face when accessing support
- Experience and knowledge of working to safeguard children, including relevant training
- The ability to inspire and lead diverse teams
Applicants will need to be ready to start work in early January 2023 and posts cannot be offered to candidates unless they can guarantee this start date.
Closing date for applications: 30th September 12:00
Interviews will be conducted remotely
To apply, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form where you can find out more information and complete your application by following the instructions.
Our client is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community. They are particularly seeking applicants from under-represented backgrounds including but not exclusive to, males, transgender people and those from an Asian background.
No agencies please.