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Mental Health Team Leader

Salary: £35,326 - £38,587 per annum

Location: Exton Park

Job Type: Full-Time Permanent

Vacancy Group: Professional Services

Category: Professional Services



Our proactive, student centred Mental Health team are expanding and we need a mental health team leader to help shape the next steps for this fantastic team. You will offer insightful operational leadership, manage complex cases as well as supervising the work of the team. In addition, you will be an expert in responding to escalating student mental health concerns, ensuring our service remains a safe and effective route for students in need.  

You will be educated to Degree level, have a relevant professional qualification in the field of mental health and be registered with a professional body. Experience of managing a team is essential, along with skills in managing complex caseloads and delivery of psychoeducation and low-level interventions. We are keen to receive applications from candidates with a proven track record of working in pressured and reactive environments. An understanding of the challenges faced by university students is also beneficial for this role.

The University of Chester offers excellent staff benefits and our Student Services department has opportunities to join our flexible working scheme as well the option to work from home for part of the working week.

The University is committed to operating flexible working practices wherever possible. We value equality and diversity across our workforce and welcome applications from individuals from all backgrounds. If you have any questions about the role we encourage you to get in touch, please email for more info.

Candidates may download further details and an application form from our website at and applications should be made via our online recruitment website quoting reference number RA007091A

To apply for this vacancy please download and complete the Employment and Education Details Form from the vacancy links section before clicking on the "Apply" button below. Please outline in your application how you meet the essential criteria

Mental Health Team Leader

University of Chester
Chester, UK
£35,326 - £38,587 per annum

Published on 11 Aug 2022

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