By joining our Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) as a Mental Health Practitioner, you will be a part of a supportive and innovative service in Southampton which supports in the delivery of high-quality children’s mental health services.
We are looking for a Nurse or Allied Health Professional with post qualifying experience working in mental health. You will have the right attitude, skills and knowledge and share our passion to deliver the best quality care experience for children and their families.
The post holder will have duties related to the clinical delivery of care to children, young people and their families accessing the CAMHS team and calls for a professional with experience of working with children, young people and their families experiencing mental health and trauma difficulties. Part of the job plan will include participating in generic CAMHS work, including participating in the duty rota and undertaking initial assessments for the service.
The CAMHS team is a strong and supportive team and has excellent structures to offer regular supervision. You will be working alongside an established team at an important time in our development. It really is an exciting time to be joining us as we push forward with implementing new ways of working in order to best meet the needs of the population we work with.
What is it like to work for CAMHS?
A few words from a member of the team -'I really enjoy working for Solent CAMHS as we have such a supportive and friendly team. I enjoy working in an environment where I am constantly learning and developing my skillset and value being able to go to others in the team who have a broad range of experience and skill, so that we can learn from one another.'
If you wish to have an informal conversation regarding the post please contact Satty Basra on 02381 030061.
We will contact you via NHS Jobs if you are shortlisted for interview.Candidates selected for interview will be contacted before the given interview date; therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders. Please be advised that we may choose to close adverts early should we receive a high number of applications.
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