Mental Health Co-Ordinator

The Bulmershe School

Role Descriptor for;

Mental Health Coordinator

Salary: Band 5, term time only; actual £18,890-£20,856 a year according to experience.

Employment Status: Permanent.

Hours of Work: 37 hours per week, term time only. Monday – Thursday; 8am - 4pm, Friday; 8am – 3:30pm.

Job Purpose:

 The Mental Health Coordinator will work with the Mental Health lead, Safeguarding Team and SWAT team to be responsible for The Bulmershe School’s approach to mental health and wellbeing.

They will also forge effective links with NHS mental health services. They will oversee the whole-school approach to mental health and wellbeing via the mental health strategy, including how it is reflected in the design of relevant policies, curriculum and pastoral support.

They will oversee how staff are supported with their own wellbeing, as well as how pupils, parents and carers are engaged with mental health support and initiatives.

Prior experience of working in a school is not essential.   

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references'.

Visits to the school are strongly recommended. Please telephone the school to make an appointment on 0118 9353353.

Applications will be considered upon receipt, closing date is by 3pm on the 8th July 2022 (CVs will not be accepted). Please email application form to the Assistant SBM Ms Bagley,

We take our safeguarding responsibilities very seriously, and we work hard to make sure our school has effective safeguarding systems in place. We expect everyone working in the school to share a common objective to help keep children and young people safe by contributing to providing a safe environment for children and young people to learn in. Identifying children and young people who are likely to suffer significant harm and taking appropriate action with the aim of making sure they are kept safe both at home and in the education setting.


Closing date: Friday 8th July 2022


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