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Mental Health Support

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    Long-Term Contracts

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    £70 - £80 per day

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    Kiesha Lynch

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Mental Health Support Key Worker

  • Mental Health Support role in specialist setting
  • Working with a young girl with mental health needs
  • 1-1, Key Worker role
  • Outstanding SEMH School setting
  • Working within the School and at home with the child - Outreach
  • Full Time Vacancy
  • ASAP Start
  • Based in Islington
  • Pay £80 - £90 per day


1-1 Key Worker required to support a young girl with complex mental health needs.

This role will be working within a specialist setting for young people with mental health needs.

The child is in Key Stage 3 and diagnosed with Anxiety, Depression, OCD and mild Autism.

The role:

You will be required to support the students in the specialist school and in the home on days when she does not attend school.

You will support her by understanding her individual needs and building rapport, giving support and empathy to her mental health needs and aiding her with coping mechanisms

You will support her learning by encouraging her to complete school work and supporting and monitoring her academic progress

On some days you may be required to support other students in the provision and you will encourage the students to integrate and engage with all activities.

The person we are looking for..

Someone with a background in Mental Health Support

Someone who has worked 1-1 before, either as a TA, Support Worker or Key Worker

Someone who is able to build rapport with young people with complex mental health needs

A good communicator who is able to effectively liaise with the Head Teacher, Therapists, Social Workers and the students family

Someone with some knowledge of Autism would be beneficial

If you match the above criteria and are looking for a full time position in Islington, please apply without delay!

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Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%