Community Mental Health Team Leader

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
£40,057 to £45,839 a year per annum
Closing date
14 Aug 2022

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CBT Therapist / Other
Band 7
Full Time
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This post is a secondment for 10 months to meet the needs of the service.

If you are interested in applying for the secondment position, you must obtain permission from your current line manager prior to applying for this post.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Band 7 Community Mental Health Team (CMHT), Team Lead within Caerphilly Adult Mental Health Services. The role will involve line management and clinical leadership for the CMHT based in Mill road, Caerphilly.

We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic and motivated in providing evidence based patient care to a complex patient group with a range of mental health difficulties within the Caerphilly catchment area. As the Team Lead you would be accountable for team performance and the quality of the service delivered. You would act as a role model to the team, support staff through clinical leadership and guidance helping them to develop their own clinical skills. You would ensure appropriate tailored care plans are in place using a recovery focus, monitoring progress through caseload and management supervision. The successful candidate would be required to help enable any change management cascaded via the Directorate Management Team.

Main duties of the job

Your role would enable well organised, safe and effective care that is recovery focused. The care should be person centered with clearly identified clinical outcomes/ targets. You would need to have significant experience of working with mental health services and have developed management skills that would be transferable to this role.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

About us
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is a multi-award winning NHS organisation with a passion for caring. The Health Board provides an exceptional workplace where you can feel trusted and valued. Whatever your specialty or stage in your career, we have opportunities for everyone to start, grow and build your career. The health board provides integrated acute, primary and community care serving a population of 650,000 and employing over 16,000 staff.

We offer a fantastic benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities with paid mandatory training, excellent in-house programmes, opportunities to complete recognised qualifications and professional career pathways including a range of management development programmes. We offer flexible working and promote a healthy work life balance, provide occupational health support and an ambitious plan for a Wellbeing Centre of Excellence to support you at work.

Our Clinical Futures strategy continues to enhance and promote care closer to home as well as high quality hospital care when needed. This includes the Grange University Hospital which provides specialist and critical care and is the newest addition to the clinical futures strategy opening in November 2020. Join us on our journey to pioneer new ways of working and deliver a world-class healthcare service fit for the future.

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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
  • Able to demonstrate qualifications
  • Able to demonstrate qualifications
Experience Essential
  • The candidate is able to demonstrate experience in the identified domains
  • The candidate is able to demonstrate experience in the identified domains
Skills Essential
  • The candidate is able to demonstrate skills in the identified domains
  • The candidate is able to demonstrate skills in the identified domains

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