This is an exciting new post within Swansea Bay CAMHS based at Neath Port Talbot Hospital
The successful person will be responsible for planning, managing, coordination and reviewing the care of children and young people eligible for continuing health care and jointly funded care packages with complex needs within a defined caseload.
Main duties of the job
Assessing children and young people with complex health needs which include learning disability and/or mental health for continuing care needs.
Be responsible for planning, managing, coordination and reviewing the care of children and young people eligible for continuing health care and jointly funded care packages with complex needs within a defined caseload.
The care coordinator will ensure holistic care is delivered in a timely manner, coordinating all agencies in providing both practical and emotional support.
To work within agreed timescales as recommended within the National Framework for Children and Young Peoples Continuing Care (2016).
Work collaboratively across primary, secondary, social care for the designated patient group.
To ensure the continuing care framework is followed and that care packages are clinically appropriate.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is part of the NHS Wales family. Our Health Board provides primary, secondary and community health and wellbeing services to around 450, 000 people living in the Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil ad Rhondda Cynon Taf area. CTM UHB is also commissioned to provide CAMHS services to the Swansea Bay and Neath Port Talbot geographical area.
We live and work to our core values :
- We listen, learn, and improve.
- We treat everyone with respect.
- We all work together as one team.
We are a proud employer; around 80% of our 15000 workforce live within our region, making our staff not only the lifeblood of our organisation but also of the diverse communities that we serve.
Job description Job responsibilities
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.
Person Specification Qualifications Essential
- Experience working with Children/Young People
- Relevant Qualification
- Experience CHC/Complex Care
- Working with Children with complex mental health needs.
- Experience working within CAMHS
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