UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH

Assistant Head of Student Wellbeing Services (Counselling and Mental Health)

Location
London (GB)
Posted
14 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Head of Student Wellbeing Services (Counselling and Mental Health)

Student Wellbeing Service
Location:  Avery Hill campus
Salary:  £38,183 to £46,924 plus £4546 London weighting per annum 
Contract Type:  Permanent 
Closing Date:  Sunday 17 September 2017 
Interview Date:  Thursday 31 August 2017  
Reference:  1540  

The Assistant Head of Student Wellbeing Services (Counselling and Mental Health) is a new role within the Directorate of Student and Academic Services.  The main purpose of the role is to provide effective leadership and management of the counselling and mental health services.  Working with the Head of Student Wellbeing Services you will be responsible for the development and implementation of a high quality professional clinical practice, which will effectively support our student’s mental health and wellbeing.

You will demonstrate a proven track record in managing a multidisciplinary team, as well as holding relevant qualifications and professional membership/ accreditation in counselling and mental health care.
In addition you will enjoy the challenge of creating new ways to deliver a responsive service which meets the changing needs of our students.  You will demonstrate effective interpersonal and communications skills and the ability to manage a demanding workload. You will also have the ability to provide information, training, advice and consultancy support for staff throughout the university.

The post-holder will be required to attend Open Day and Student Recruitment events outside of normal office hours, as part of a team rota.
Should you have any queries please contact the HR Recruitment Team on HR-Recruitment@gre.ac.uk

We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research, through our values. 

Further details:
Job Description & Person Specification

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.