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Care Coordinator

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum, pro rata
Closing date
29 Sep 2023

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Other Health Profession
Band 6
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for an enthusiastic RMN/Social Worker/OT to join our friendly Multi-disciplinary team as a Care Co-ordinator. You will require experience of working in a mental health setting and awareness of delivery of community mental health care.

Main duties of the job

As a care co-ordinator within Central East Community Mental Health Team, you will provide person centred, recovery focused and inclusive support to the community. We work with individuals with complex mental health and social care needs in a variety of community venues in addition to seeing people in their own homes.

The service calls upon a wide range of evidence based holistic assessments and interventions to support the individual at the heart of our care. As part of your role you will also work jointly with carer's, family members and any other individuals identified by the service user as key to their recovery.

As a Community Mental Health Practitioner you will be required to undertake the role of Care Coordinator in line with CPA process. You will have a defined complex caseload which could consist of people who are on the Assertive Outreach pathway and will be expected to work proactively and flexibly within a multi-disciplinary team model.

There is a requirement and opportunity to develop your clinical leadership skills and to assist in service development, Service User engagement and improving the wellbeing of our communities.

You will also be expected to act as assessor/mentor for students.

If you are looking for a challenge, are a dynamic and resilient individual and your focus is on empowering your Service Users, this is the post for you.

About us

Greater Manchester Mental Health (GMMH) Foundation Trust employs over 6,400 members of staff, who deliver services from more than 160 locations.

We provide inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bolton, the city of Manchester, Salford, Trafford and the borough of Wigan, and a wide range of specialist mental health and substance misuse services across Greater Manchester.

Greater Manchester is one of the world's most innovative, original and exciting places to live and work. From the beauty of the surrounding countryside to the heart of the vibrant inner city with great shopping, entertainment and dining options.

Wherever you go you will experience a great northern welcome with people famed for their warmth, humour and generosity.

Our people enjoy their work, have opportunities to learn and develop their skills and are encouraged to generate new ideas that improve care for our service users.

Job description

Job responsibilities

See attached detailed job description and person specification:

Staff benefits
  • Pay Enhancements 30% additional for Evenings (8pm onwards) and Saturdays and 60% additional for Sundays and Bank holidays.
  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays rising to 29 after 5 years and 33 days after 10 years
  • Excellent pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Salary sacrifice car scheme
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Blue Light Card Discounts

Person Specification

Application and Interview


  • Professional qualification (RMN/OT/SW)
  • Professional registration


  • Post graduate qualification i.e Mentorship, NMP



  • Experience of working in a community mental health setting


  • Post qualification experience
  • Safeguarding enquiry lead experience
  • Funding application/social care/CCG
  • Experience of using electronic recording systems

Employer details

Employer name

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHSFT


Rawnsley Building, MRI

Hathersage Road


M13 9WL

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