Most people know someone who’s had mental health problems. But not everyone knows someone who can make a difference.
38% of all ill-health is caused by mental illness (for under-65s)
Mental illness is everywhere, it turns lives upside down, and it affects our whole society.
My social worker gave me hope so that the future was a positive one, even though I was in a dark, negative place.
Mental health social workers build relationships with people, and support them through care, talking therapies, community action, and standing up for legal rights.
What's great about social work is that you see the whole person and treat them as an individual.
We’re looking for remarkable people, to do remarkable things. You’ll need to show leadership potential and six other attributes.
You’ll be paid to work in an expert team alongside clinical professionals, study for a master’s degree in social work, and develop your leadership skills.
Our selection process tests your potential to become an excellent social worker and a leader in mental health.
Eligibility requirements, the selection process, programme details, and more.