specialist mentor in brighton

19 July 2019
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
job type
£ 26 - £ 28 per hour
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brighton, south east
student support
job type
working hours
£ 26 - £ 28 per hour
reference number
anna pylypczuk, randstad student support
0161 247 8800

job description

Specialist Mentor

Are you passionate in giving student's an equal footing for them to achieve their goals? Want to be the envy of your friends by going to work at some Brighton's best Academic institutions?

As a Specialist Mentor you will be working closely with student's support to support their academic learning and Wellbeing. Your wealth of knowledge in Mental Health will be a valuable to assist these students on their courses.

As part of our Specialist Mentor team you will enjoy the following benefits:

* Working with the UK's leading provider of Disability Student Support.
* Ongoing training and professional development with our accredited in-house Learning.
* Dedicated on campus rooms for support
* Holiday Pay pro-rata (28 days)
* Flexible working hours, tailored to you and your schedule
* Competitive Rates of Pay £26 - £28 per hour
* Dedicated Consultant and point of contact

We are looking for Specialist Mentors who are passionate about helping students who require Mental Health support.

Key Responsibilities:

* Developing and introducing strategies to deal with time management, managing workload and creating a healthy work-life balance Working closely with individual students to develop their coping skills and empower them to deal with anxiety, stress, and concentration difficulties.
* Providing one-to-one to students with learning difficulties, mental health conditions or recognised on the Autism Spectrum.
* Understanding professional boundaries, not acting as a counsellor or mental health advocate.
* Effectively managing your own caseload and booking of Mentoring sessions.
* Updating student attendance after sessions via the OPUS online system.

Requirements for the role:

Full or associate membership of one of the below bodies;

* Association of Child Psychotherapists; BABCP accreditation; BACMP/MBACP membership; British Psychoanalytic Council; British Psychological Member (alongside a PG qualification in Psychology or Mental Health);COSCA accredited; FDAP (NACA);General Medical Council Psychiatry; Health and Care Professions Council; IACP membership; Nursing and Midwifery Council; Social Worker Body for Scotland or Wales; UKCP full clinical member; UMHAN member

Desirable Qualifications:

Autism / Asperger's Qualifications of one of the below;

* All NAS core autism online training modules
* Holds a PG Certificate in Autism / PG Certificate in Aspergers

If you have are enthusiastic to be the change in these student's lives then apply online today. If you are successful we will arrange a telephone interview where we would inform you on the call whether you have passed the interview, then we take you through the registration process. The registration process varies between 2 weeks - 6 weeks, which include naming a few: documents; contract signing; minimum 2 referees.

If you have any questions or are interested in this role then please contact Ellen Dolan on 0161 247 8800. We look forward to hearing from you.

Randstad SWS acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad SWS is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.





educational requirements

postgraduate certificate in autism