An opportunity has arisen to work as a Mental Health Practitioner within our North Staffs CAMHS Team.
The post holder will hold a caseload and undertake the role of care-co-ordinator for children/young people with moderate to severe mental health difficulties, working as an autonomous and accountable practitioner within a multidisciplinary team.Main duties of the job
The role will involve the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of clinical intervention with effective liaison with all agencies involved with the service user. The post holder will work collaboratively with young people and their families incorporating the use of outcome measures within their work.About us
As an employee and representative of the Trust, you are required to demonstrate and uphold the Trust's Values. These are:
Proud to CARE: C
Caring with compassion, it's about how we listen, what we say, what we do. A
Friendly, welcoming, sharing ideas and being open R
Taking personal and collective responsibility, being accountable for our actions E
Striving for the best, for high-quality safe care and continually improvingJob descriptionJob responsibilities
The post holder will also offer specialist support, consultation and training to staff within the service and other agencies where appropriate. The post holder will be expected to provide assessment and therapeutic interventions at Tier 3 level and contribute to the ongoing development and provision of services to children and young people.Person SpecificationQualificationsEssential
- A nationally recognised professional qualification in health or Social Work which must be registered with the appropriate professional governing body, such as, HCPC, UKCC.
- Ability to provide managerial and clinical leadership
Employer detailsEmployer name
- Has received training (either formal of through experience) to carry out both operational and clinical risk assessments within scope of practice.
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