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Care Co-ordinator (Nurse, Social Worker or OT) - Rehabilition

Employer
Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 a year pro rata
Closing date
30 May 2024

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Profession
Nurse
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Details

The GMMH rehabilitation service have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and innovative individual who is looking for a challenge, to be part of the Home Engagement and Rehabilition Team. The service is establishing a strong reputation for providing bespoke, intensive and individualised care to service users living with enduring mental health problems to enable them to live their lives to their full potential.

The successful candidate will play a central role within the MDT to ensure high quality, recovery focussed care is delivered to our service users in the community.

The role involves co-ordination of a small caseload of service users for whom the post holder will lead on the assessment, collaborative care planning and provision of interventions to encourage self management, optimise functioning and promote choice and inclusion as part of care.

The service covers a large geographical area including all of Manchester and Salford, therefore there is an expectation that the postholder will travel across the footprint.

You will require agood understanding of the principles of mental health rehabilitation and an awareness of the delivery of community mental health care.

The team has extended hours, offering our service users enhanced support from 8am - 8pm Monday - Sunday and the post holder will need to be prepared to work on a rota basis across these times.

Full induction and training will be given as part of the role.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will be responsible for the co-ordination of a small caseload of service users. This will involve working creatively within a multi disciplinary team to support service users to identify their own goals and co-ordinate timely and appropriate interventions to help them to achieve these. This includes respecting individuality, values, culture and religious diversity of service users and colleagues and thus contributing to the provision of a service sensitive to these needs.

The post holder will maintain a recovery focus and will demonstrate skill and sensitivity in the assessment of vulnerable service users with higher level of needs.

The post holder will also be responsible for the organisation and supervision of recovery workers within the team. They will also be confident in responding to crises where necessary, delegating tasks to colleagues as appropriate. The post holder will play a key role in the development of the service, by assisting the leadership team in day-to-day operations, organising, leading, teaching, supervising and supporting junior colleagues.

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.

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

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

Qualifications

Essential

  • Professional qualification
  • Professional registration


Desirable

  • Relevant post registration training / qualification


Experience

Essential

  • Experience of working in a rehab setting OR a community mental health setting
  • Experience of working with people with complex needs and co-morbidities
  • MDT Working
  • Experience of conducting assessments identifying health and social care needs.


Desirable

  • Experience of leading safeguarding enquires
  • Experience of funding application/social care/CCG
  • Evidence of acting as educator for students
  • Experience of working across both inpatient AND community settings
  • Experience of delivering line management and clinical supervision


Knowledge

Essential

  • Knowledge and understanding of recovery model, appropriate therapeutic approaches and engagement strategies
  • Knowledge and understanding of Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act & Care Act
  • Working knowledge and understanding of CPA


Desirable

  • Working knowledge and understanding of DOLS
  • Understanding current national policy, initiatives, and principles of rehabilitation


Skills

Essential

  • Be able to manage a caseload and work autonomously within the team
  • Evidence of good time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to assess, plan and evaluate care


Employer details

Employer name

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHSFT

Address

Hexagon Tower

Crumpsall Vale

Manchester

M9 8GQ



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