(Health, Education, Assessment & Revitalising Therapy)
Term Time (39 weeks)
Salary - £40,000
Due to the growth of our HEART provision, we are currently seeking to employ a progressive mental health practitioner.
We require a dynamic, motivated, pro-active and well organised individual who has the ability and skills to successfully lead the co-ordination and management of our HEART service for children with social, emotional, mental health needs.
Experience of managing an effective team in a mental health setting is essential to ensure that provision and interventions are relevant and current.
All of our learners have ECHPs and as a school we are proud to promote the development of life skills and social development as equal to academic achievement. West Heath School work towards the end goal of helping students re-integrate into mainstream learning and preparation for adulthood.
- Experience of working in a Mental Health Setting
- Nursing Qualification (RMN) or DipSW
- Proactive, creative and innovative
- Emotionally robust and resilient
- Flexible, engaging and adaptable
- Patient and enthusiastic
- Free lunch and refreshments as well as free parking onsite
- Regular mentoring and coaching
- Regular training from internal and external experts
- Career progression opportunities
- Pension scheme
- Discounted venue hire for parties/weddings
West Heath School is an Independent SEN residential school with charity status. We provide a therapeutically informed learning environment for children aged 10-19 who have suffered some form of trauma and are unable to access main stream education. As a Social, Emotional and Mental Health specialist setting, we believe in ‘rebuilding lives through education’, developing life skills and encouraging students to enjoy social activities.
“A fun place to work where social development is valued as much as education”
“The support you receive from the moment you arrive at West Heath School is excellent…”
“Two days are never the same at West Heath School and this certainly keeps you on your toes!”
“The students at West Heath School have so much to offer ... you’re constantly learning”
To apply: Email HR@westheathschool.com for an application pack.
Closing date: Friday 30th November 2018
Interviews w/c: 10th December 2018
To apply or to find out more about our school, please visit www.westheathschool.com. Contact email@example.com if you have specific questions. Working at West Heath School involves close and unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups including children and as such is a regulated activity. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post( Enhanced DBS).