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Care Co-Ordinator Developmental Post

Employer
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Havant
Salary
£28,407 to £34,581 a year Based on full time hours
Closing date
4 Aug 2024

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Profession
Other Health Profession
Grade
Band 5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
South East Hampshire Early Intervention in Psychosis Service (EIP) is currently looking for an experienced practitioner who will be able to fulfil the Band 5 Developmental Post in the team.

Our Early Intervention in Psychosis (EIP) Service team work with people presenting with their first episode of psychosis from the age 14-65 years over a three year period. We cover the South East area of Hampshire which includes Havant and Waterlooville, Bordon and Petersfield and Fareham and Gosport.

The team work intensively with service users and their carers providing a range of interventions to address their mental health, physical health and social care needs.

The successful candidate will be responsible for care co-ordination and management of service users under the Early Intervention in Psychosis Service and promote patient choice and effective outcomes. They will work with patients under the CPA process and offer interventions in line with the Early Intervention Psychosis Pathway.

We encourage and invest in individuals personal and professional development in areas that they are passionate about and help them to achieve their personal goals by ensuring all our staff have access to regular clinical supervision, and regular training opportunities to ensure continuing professional development.

Car driver and use of car within work hours is essential! Weekend working is required on a rotational basis.

Main duties of the job

To provide psychiatric interventions to clients presenting with first episode psychosis and their families/carers within the East Hampshire area, and specifically to help ensure the provision of a comprehensive service to those made most vulnerable by virtue of mental ill health

About us

Southern Health is one of the largest NHS Foundation Trusts in the UK, specialising in mental health and learning disabilities, as well as offering physical health community-based services.

With a workforce of more than 7000 and a footprint that spans more than 200 sites across Hampshire, we're wholeheartedly committed to providing the best possible healthcare, reaching a range of diverse communities, whilst placing patients and staff at the forefront of all our endeavours.

We are currently working closely with other NHS Trusts to integrate all our collective community, mental health, and learning disability services. Our new organisation, to be known as Hampshire and Isle of Wight NHS Foundation Trust, is set to launch in July 2024.

The transformation will happen in staggered stages Hampshire CAMHS, part of Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust joined Southern Health in February 2024, with Isle of Wight NHS Trust mental health and community services transitioning in early May 2024. The final combination of Southern Health and Solent Trusts is anticipated to occur in July 2024, when the new organisation will be formed.

Our new Trust will continue to cater to the unique needs of different communities, making healthcare across the county more accessible, as well as offering staff more opportunities for career development, training and partnership working.

Join us as we embark on this exciting journey to shape the future of healthcare in Hampshire.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Further information about the Trust and this role can be found on the Job Description and Person Specification document attached.

Happy to talk flexible working- all requests for flexible and part time working will be considered.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Mental Nurse, Social Worker or Occupational Therapist
  • Current driving licence and use of vehicle


Employer details

Employer name

Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust

Address

The Parkway Centre - Havant

51 Leigh Road

Havant

Hampshire

PO9 2BF

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348-PSE-5240

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