Designated Senior Mental Health Lead (DSM-HL)

Event/course Code SCH/21/210
Event/course type Early Years Curriculum
Event Description Aims and objectives

• To enable Senior Leaders to understand the role of the Designated Senior Lead for Mental Health (DSL-MH) and have a clearer understanding of the current context surrounding mental health and wellbeing of children, young people and adults working in UK schools.

• To enable Senior Leaders to effectively assess their school’s current mental health and wellbeing provision and to develop a clear plan for improvement.

• To enable and empower senior leaders (DSL-MH) to prioritise and develop the mental health and wellbeing of their students and staff through the development of a practical, sustainable and cost-effective long-term mental health and wellbeing strategy.


Cost: £520 + VAT regardless of purchasing the SLA
Please be aware of the DfE mental health grant which can be applied for and will cover the fee of this course and more. Further information is available of the gov.uk site and is a first come, first served grant.
Training Objectives Cost: £520 + VAT regardless of purchasing the SLA
Please be aware of the DfE mental health grant which can be applied for and will cover the fee of this course and more. Further information is available of the gov.uk site and is a first come, first served grant.


Trainer: Ollie Welsby
Learning Outcomes
Tutors Heather Dawson
Subjects Safeguarding
Key Stages
Early Years / Foundation No KS1 No KS2 No KS3 No KS4 No KS5 No 11-19 No 
Event/course administrator Workforce Support (WorkforceSupport@Worcschildrenfirst.org.uk)
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SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueMap
Session 1Tuesday 16 November 202109:00 - 16:00Virtual DeliveryMap
Session 2Wednesday 17 November 202109:00 - 16:00Virtual DeliveryMap
Session 3Thursday 16 December 202109:00 - 16:00Virtual DeliveryMap