Mental Health Supervisor

Pay: £30 per hour 1:1 reflective supervision
£35 per hour group reflective supervision for up to 4 people
Location: Various schools – Peterborough, Northants, Cambs, Suffolk (within 30mile radius from your location).
Shortlisting: Bi-monthly, next closing date 9th July 2021
Interviews: Weeks commencing 2nd and 9th August 2021
Job reference: MHPT-SU

Job role


We are recruiting clinically trained supervisors who can use their experience to facilitate reflective supervision for the settings we work with. Sessions are not clinical supervision.

Mental Health Supervisors will also have the opportunity to become one of our children and young people’s counsellors and/or sessional trainers to deliver our range of other services. Sufficient experience or qualifications in these areas is required.


Skills and Experience


In summary, the successful applicant will have the following qualities:


  • Previous experience of working with children &/or young people
  • Have a minimum of: Certificate in Supervision and a minimum L4 in Counselling
  • Be registered with PTUK, BAPT, BACP or equivalent.
  • Be able to travel as required for the role
  • Be able to work on a self-employed basis for the duration of each contract
  • Demonstrate a commitment to continued CPD (min. 30 hours pa)


Please note: You are required to have a current and satisfactory Enhanced DBS certificate which covers; the Adult Workforce for supervision and Child & Adult Workforce for counselling work. Your DBS certificate should be registered with the DBS Update Service. If you do not have a DBS certificate which meets the criteria set out above, we would be able to facilitate a DBS Application for you, at your cost.

Days and hours


The working hours are TBA.

Salary and benefits


The salary we will pay is as follows:


  • £30 per hour 1:1 reflective supervision
  • £35 per hour group reflective supervision for up to 4 people

Closing date


The shortlisting is bi-monthly with the next closing date being 9 July. Shortlisting takes place week starting 13 July. Interviews will be scheduled during weeks commencing 2 and 9 August 2021.

Apply now


For more information please see the Job Description (120KB, PDF) and our application guidance (243KB, PDF).



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