Croydon Drop In Vacancies: Croydon Wave 2 Mental Health Support Team


Job Title:  Counsellor/Mental Health Practitioner

Salary:   £29,828 (pro rata)
Hours:   17.5 hours per week, fixed term until 17.12.21

Closing Date 29 January 2021, :10am


Job Title:  Counsellor/Mental Health Practitioner

Salary:    £29,828
35 hours per week

Closing Date 29 January 2021 @10am

The above project’s initiation followed the Green Paper ‘Transforming Children & Young People’s Mental Health’ and since January 2019 NHS South West London Partnership has led the Mental Health in Schools project across the six boroughs of Croydon, Merton, Sutton, Wandsworth, Richmond and Kingston.

Croydon Drop In and Off The Record jointly manage the Wave 2 Mental Health Support Team in Croydon and are now recruiting for 2 practitioners to join us. The team currently consists of four Education Wellbeing Practitioners, two counsellors, a Clinical Lead/ Supervisor and an Administrator. MHSTs work within a cluster of primary & secondary schools with a combined population of 8,000 pupils. The remit is to deliver early intervention around common mental health issues and on preventative work around the issue of serious youth violence. MHSTs work with educators on a Whole School Approach to improving emotional well-being/mental health.

How to Apply:
Download an application form and more information from this website

Interview Date:
9thand 10th February 2021 - for both positions