Mental Health Support Worker

Blackburn, Lancashire
Date Posted: 19 Apr 2024
  1. Head of Department
£85.89 - £101.89 per day
  1. Long-term

Mental Health Support Worker

Blackburn, Lancashire
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Mental Health Support Worker

Location: Blackburn

Pay Rate: £85 - £101 per day

We are currently seeking a Mental Health Support Worker to work in an SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) school in Blackburn. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing support and guidance to students who have been diagnosed with mental health conditions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing one-to-one support to students with mental health conditions, including those with complex needs
  • Developing and implementing individualised support plans for students
  • Collaborating with other members of the school staff, including teachers and counsellors, to support students' mental health and well-being
  • Advocating for students' needs and rights
  • Promoting positive behaviour and healthy coping strategies


  • Experience working with children and young people with mental health conditions
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of mental health conditions and their impact on learning and behaviour
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • A valid DBS check

We offer a competitive pay rate of £85 - £101 per day and flexible working hours. If you are passionate about supporting the mental health and well-being of young people, please apply today.

Please apply with your CV and a cover letter explaining why you are suitable for this role.

Tradewind are renowned for offering top rates of pay, more CPD than any other agency, great referral bonus and termly networking & social events.

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Mental Health Support Worker in Blackburn. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on 01772 977 333 or

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