MSc Advanced Professional Practice (Mental Health Practitioner) careers

MSc Advanced Professional Practice (Mental Health Practitioner) careers

The role of advanced mental health practitioner varies regionally and nationally, dependent upon on the individual organisation requirements. Currently advanced mental health practitioners support the provision of mental health care within all levels of designated service, maintaining high standards of care for individuals.

Our MSc Advanced Professional Practice (Mental Health Practitioner) programme will enhance your skills and CV. You’ll be able to apply for more senior roles within a variety of settings; and work across inter-professional boundaries and alongside a range of healthcare professionals to manage and deliver mental health care.

Further study and research

If you enjoyed researching and writing your project dissertation, you may also wish to progress onto a PhD. You can consult our Doctoral College regarding MPhil or PhD studies, or discuss your plans with your programme leader.


Plymouth University Careers & Employability Service

As a student with the University, you’ll also have access to facilities and resources offered by the Careers & Employability Service, including:

  • careers information
  • advice and guidance, which is impartial and confidential
  • help with applying for jobs, including application and interview preparation
  • job vacancies
  • psychometric testing.

Find out more at www.plymouth.ac.uk/careers