About this training

Innovating Minds offer a variety of remote learning courses for senior mental health lead training, assured for DfE grant-funding.

Our remote training is delivered by highly skilled clinicians that have experience in supporting schools to implement a whole-school approach to mental health and wellbeing and of working clinically to support staff, students, and caregiver’s mental health. The training is suitable for primary schools, secondary schools and alternative provisions. This unique combination of skills enables Mental Health Leads to access clinical consultation and coaching to implement the whole school approach to mental health and wellbeing.

Who is this training for?

The Senior Mental Health Leads training courses are suitable for Mental Health Leads that are beginners, those that are familiar with their role, and leads that have previously engaged in comprehensive Senior Mental Health Leadership training. The training covers the 8 principles recommended by Public Health England, it offers practical resources and the space to network. 

Our senior mental health lead training is suitable for any staff member designated as the mental health lead, including:

  • Headteachers
  • Deputy Heads
  • SENCOs
  • Pastoral leads
  • Safeguarding lead
  • Other senior leadership positions


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Why train with Innovating Minds?

Create your action plan with support
Access coaching from our team of education specialists
Manage, implement and evaluate your journey digitally with EduPod
We are invested in making a sustainable difference, therefore our wrap-around package ensures the school and Mental Health Lead are supported every step of the way. All Mental Health Leads that complete the training will have access to the EduPod, the all-in-one digital platform for Mental Health Leads in schools, for 12 months, workbooks, resources and coaching.